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  • Orleans-Niagara BOCES TA files complaint charging unsafe school reopening 9/18/2020
  • COVID-19 Transmission Facts and Face Mask Breaks 9/11/2020
  • New York State must ‘fund our future’ and stop school funding cuts 9/10/2020
  • NYSUT prepares legal action, calls on state leaders to stop cuts to schools 9/9/2020
  • In absence of statewide action, counties should mandate masks in schools 9/4/2020
  • NYSUT calls on state to make masks mandatory at all times in schools 8/27/2020
  • NYSUT demands full funding for public schools and colleges 8/19/2020
  • Protecting classrooms with ventilation 8/17/2020
  • NYSUT poll: 81 percent of union members say health and safety should drive school reopening 8/6/2020
  • FAQ: Reopening Public Schools 8/6/2020
  • WEBINAR: How to Use Ventilation to Protect the School Community 8/6/2020
  • NYSUT and UFT demand clear statewide policy for building shutdown, tracing, quarantine protocols in the event of positive COVID-19 cases in schools 8/5/2020
  • NYSUT and GNCUT call for clear state guidance for positive COVID-19 cases in schools 7/30/2020
  • How to Organize Your Health and Safety Committee 7/9/2020
  • Registration now open for new webinar on 'Coronavirus and Communicable Disease in the Workplace' 6/15/2020
  • Health and Safety Considerations for Reopening Public Schools 6/12/2020
  • Local union leaders raise funds to support domestic violence prevention 4/21/2020
  • Epidemic presents myriad issues for higher education 3/13/2020
  • Managing COVID-19 Anxiety 3/13/2020
  • Guidance from NYS and NYSUT on cleaning and disinfection in schools 3/13/2020
  • Coronavirus: Get the Facts 3/11/2020
  • School nurses and custodians stare down the flu and other illnesses 1/28/2020
  • Stressed? NYSUT Social Services is here to help 11/6/2019
  • Health and Safety Committee members helping the union keep schools clean and green 10/7/2019
  • Stop the Bleed: Emergency training is not just for health care professionals 9/30/2019
  • The stop-arm camera law is already making a difference 9/24/2019
  • Union sheds light on addiction 9/6/2019
  • NYSUT applauds new law allowing school bus stop-arm cameras 8/6/2019
  • School nurses on watch for effects from overheated classrooms 6/7/2019
  • Rockland County employees work to stop spread of measles 5/20/2019
  • Earth Day: What are the effects of climate change on school environments? 4/22/2019
  • Brentwood teacher doggedly pursues answers to problems faced by teachers in the workplace 3/20/2019
  • Union pushes to include schools in violence prevention bill 3/2/2019
  • Many high-octane topics set for Health and Safety Conference 2/27/2019
  • Testimony: School Health, Mental Health and Physical Education 10/23/2018
  • Classroom Heat: Students head back to school during record breaking temperatures 9/4/2018
  • Coalition for Healthier Schools offers new 'Back-to-School Toolkit' for educators 8/7/2018
  • Temperature spikes raise alarms, calls for action about dangerously overheated classrooms 6/8/2018
  • Campaign to End Overheated Schools and Colleges 6/8/2018
  • NYSUT statement on National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools 4/20/2018
  • Bound by garment industry, United College Employees remember Triangle fire victims 3/23/2018
  • NYSED announces nominees for Green Ribbon Schools Program 3/22/2018
  • Pallotta: Curbing school violence is union work 3/8/2018
  • NYSUT reacts to mass shooting in Florida high school 2/15/2018
  • NYSUT, New York continue fight against sepsis 10/26/2017
  • It's National Bullying Prevention Month. Have you checked out our Workplace Bullying Toolkit? 10/5/2017
  • Hasty mental health training a disservice to educators, students 10/4/2017
  • Classroom temperatures rise dangerously high in September 9/27/2017
  • Is your school green? Then go for the Green Ribbon! 8/11/2017
  • Immunization requirements for 2017-18 school year now available 5/15/2017
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