Union fights and wins on APPR!

In a major victory for NYSUT, a new law ensures K-12 districts are not required to complete annual professional performance reviews for 2020–21 and will not lose any school aid as a result.
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Legislative session ends with many signs of progress

In a bizarre legislative session conducted gavel to gavel under pandemic conditions, NYSUT managed to make more significant gains after the state budget was enacted in April.
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Many Threads, One Fabric: 'Juneteenth: We Need to Celebrate!'

Join us for a discussion with educators statewide about the history of Juneteenth and why it’s important for us to celebrate.
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Rural local takes decisive action against anti-gay cyberbullying directed at teachers

Invasive and vile anti-gay social media posts by students targeting specific teachers in the Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk school district has galvanized the teachers union to press administrators to take action.
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INSIDE/OUTSIDE: Student arts show unmasks pandemic impact

But for all the masks and other impacts of the pandemic, students have unmasked their feelings for the NYSUT virtual arts showcase, “Inside/Outside: Students of the Arts respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic.”
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NYSUT statement on mask guidance for K-12 schools

NYSUT President Andy Pallotta issued the following statement Friday on the NYS Department of Health’s planned changes to mask guidance for K–12 schools.




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