Jul

17

Press Release: NYSUT commends Regents’ rejection of early renewals for Success Academy charters

This release was sent to statewide print, electronic and digital media outlets. ALBANY, N.Y. July 17, 2017 — New York State United Teachers today commended the Regents for refusing to approve the early renewals of eight Success Academy charter schools, correctly noting that it violates the spirit of the charter school law to grant early […]

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Jul

05

Press Release: NYSUT blasts charter school industry’s attempt to bypass teaching standards

Press Release:  NYSUT blasts charter school industry’s attempt to bypass teaching standards ALBANY, N.Y. July 5, 2017 — New York State United Teachers today took sharp aim at regulations proposed by the charter school industry that would allow some charter networks to bypass state certification standards and set up their own training programs for teachers […]

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Jun

23

News Release: NYSUT gets State Education Department to rescind Regents Exam gag order

This release was sent statewide to print, electronic and digital media outlets News Release:  NYSUT gets State Education Department to rescind Regents Exam gag order ALBANY, N.Y. June 22, 2017 — The State Education Department has rescinded its “gag order” that restricted teachers from discussing questions on this June’s Regents exams, New York State United […]

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