Sep

18

NYSUT CNY Region Applauds New York State Master Teachers

The NYS Master Teachers Program celebrates the work of the highest-performing STEM teachers by establishing an expert community and fostering collaboration among these educators. These teachers have a voice in their professional development – they co-create, co-facilitate, co-design and choose the learning they will engage in. The Program offers high-quality professional learning focused on three […]

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Sep

16

NYSUT files lawsuit against state over school funding cuts 

ALBANY, N.Y. Sept. 16, 2020 — New York State United Teachers today announced it has filed a lawsuit against the state over reductions in state school aid for districts across New York, seeking the release of money withheld in July, August and September and an injunction against future withholding of or delayed school funding payments.   The lawsuit filed in Albany County Supreme Court challenges the constitutionality of the unilateral executive budgetary powers provided for the state Division of Budget as part […]

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Sep

14

NYSUT applauds Oceanside’s Jennifer Wolfe as New York State’s 2021 Teacher of the Year 

ALBANY, N.Y. Sept. 14, 2020 — New York State United Teachers today congratulated veteran Long Island educator and teacher mentor Jennifer Wolfe on being named the 2021 New York State Teacher of the Year.  Wolfe, a Social Studies teacher entering her 24th year at Oceanside High School on Long Island and a member of the Oceanside Federation of Teachers, received the State […]

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