January 2017 Issue
February 01, 2017

In Case You Missed It

Source: NYSUT United

Faith Perry, Mohonasen TA. Photo by Liza Frenette.It's what we do

Faith Perry, a Mohonasen teacher, fills a room with donated clothes and toiletries for students who are being bullied. ... Stacy Herron, a speech language pathologist in Schodack, raises awareness for missing children by cycling in the Ride for Missing and Exploited Children. ... Rochester teacher Joseph Zuniga's passion for science is a hit on the Homework Hotline TV show aired daily on local PBS stations. ... The list of inspiring NYSUT members goes on and on. You can read more at It's What We Do on nysut.org.

Win prizes

NYSUT Member Benefits and its endorsed program providers tee up for the third annual Member Appreciation Month in February 2017 to recognize all you do to make NYSUT "union strong."

Prize drawings will be held each day in February and winners will be announced exclusively on the Member Benefits page on nysut.org. To be eligible, you simply need to be a member of the voluntary MAP Alert email service or sign up before Jan. 31.

You could win iPads and iPad Minis; Kindles; Best Buy, Amazon and Target gift cards; Regal Movie gift certificates; car rental certificates; wireless speakers; and more.

Smile! You're caught on camera

Don't forget to check out our photo galleries and storify coverage of NYSUT members at major and historic events. On nysut.org, you'll find tweets and posts from the Women's March on Washington and in towns and cities across the state, and activities during the day of action to Reclaim our Schools. See a photo you like? Need a photo for your local or retiree council's website or Facebook page? First, check out the homepage or photo gallery. Then click on the image you want. Copy the url for the photo. Paste the url into the body of an email and send to united@nysutmail.org. Please put Photo Request in the subject line. We'll email you the photo as soon as we can.

Irvington FA members on the Day of Action to Reclaim Our Schools.

Irvington FA members on the Day of Action to Reclaim Our Schools.