Jul

08

NYSUT statement on reopening of schools

ALBANY, N.Y. July 8, 2020 — New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta released the following statement today regarding the reopening of New York’s schools: “Health and safety of students, families, educators and other school staff, and equitable access to a high-quality education must be the top priorities in reopening schools. The federal government’s demands […]

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Jun

17

NYSUT analysis: 99 percent of school budgets pass

ALBANY, N.Y. June 17, 2020 — In a strong display of support for public schools, 99 percent of school budgets are on track to win approval by voters, according to a preliminary analysis by New York State United Teachers. Voters also elected 20 NYSUT members to school board seats in districts across the state, according to […]

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Jun

16

NYSUT statement on Supreme Court decision affirming rights of LGBTQ workers

  ALBANY, N.Y. June 15, 2020 — New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta released the following statement today regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision affirming the rights of LGBTQ workers: “Workplace discrimination of any kind has no place in our communities. Today’s decision is a major victory for the LGBTQ community and those […]

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