More than 9,000 of teachers joined KFTA at the first half of this year and it is showed that the number of KFTA members slightly increased despite the retirement and the withdrawal.
According to the analysis of the new members in accordance with the age, teachers between thirties and forties are increasing. Following school priorities were in order of elementary school teachers, middle-school teachers, others and kindergarten teachers.
Also following genders are reported that join of 1326 male and 3444 female teachers were active.
The reason why new members are increasing is due to the recommendation from old members. At the end of June, the old members who recommended more than a member are reaching 2006.
KFTA is managing to expand welfare benefit for teachers and holding diverse events under an objective of 200,000 members. KFTA said, “If more than half of teachers join KFTA, it will be able to have more influence to governments and politicians.” and requested their participation.