The Regional Conference has a history of being topical and informative, this year's conference is not exception. One of the key note speakers will be Karen Magee, President of NYSUT. Other speakers - Madeline Connolly, from NYSUT Information Technology, Maurice Padula, Senior Consumer Frauds Representative for the State's AG Office, and Barbara Traynor, author of Second Career Volunteer.More
The Alliance for Retired Americans has released a Social Security & Medicare 2015 fact sheet. Go to the link below to review and/or print the release.
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RC 10 PUBLISHES SIX NEWS LETTERS PER YEAR
The RC 10 newsletter is published and distributed through NYSUT to 8,000 RC 10 members at no cost to RC 10. The newsletter, and David Golden's regular articles From Your President have received awards from NYSUT's Journalism Committee.
ALBANY, N.Y. March 31, 2015 — New York State United Teachers today said changes to the teacher evaluation and tenure laws contained in the state budget are a disgrace.
The presidents of the nation's two largest teachers unions offered a solid shared vision for reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act at a Washington, D.C., meeting with state policy chiefs and in a joint keynote address to a nationwide audience of classroom educators participating in Share My Lesson's third annual virtual conference.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten looks at how Minnesota and Wisconsin have followed very different economic paths since electing new governors in 2010.
From grass-roots lobbying on Capitol Hill to a telephone town hall meeting, the AFT focused intense activity and energy in the first days of March on the all-important reauthorization of the keystone federal law for K-12 education, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.