Dec

05

Press Release: Rochester Parents, Teachers: Spare Our Students

Rochester Parents, Teachers: Spare Our Students ROCHESTER, N.Y. Dec. 4, 2019 — Rochester teachers, paraprofessionals, city school parents and families, and community members will rally outside the Rochester City School District Offices from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday to oppose mid-year staffing cuts that would increase class sizes, disrupt relationships and eliminate services for city students. […]

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Dec

04

Press Release: NYSUT issues early endorsement of John Mannion for state Senate

This release was sent 12/2/19. NYSUT issues early endorsement of John Mannion for state Senate ALBANY, N.Y. Dec. 2, 2019 — New York State United Teachers today issued an early endorsement of AP biology teacher John Mannion in the race for the 50th state Senate District seat. NYSUT’s Board of Directors has voted to endorse Mannion […]

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Dec

04

Press Release: NYSUT calls for full funding of Foundation Aid formula at Senate hearing

This release was sent statewide to print, digital and broadcast media outlets on 12/3/19. NYSUT calls for full funding of Foundation Aid formula at Senate hearing MANHATTAN Dec. 3, 2019 — New York State United Teachers today called on the state to fully fund the Foundation Aid formula and provide the $3.4 billion in aid owed […]

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Nov

06

NCCCT/NYSUT Discount Buying Program

We are pleased to share the 2019-2020 NCCCT/NYSUT Discount Buying Program Brochure. Thank you to the local businesses for their support! 2019-2020 NCCCT NYSUT Discount Brochure  

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Sep

10

Press Release: NYSUT applauds Maine-Endwell’s Rachel Murat, 2020 Teacher of the Year

This release was sent statewide to print, digital and broadcast media outlets at 11:30 a.m. today. Press Release: NYSUT applauds Maine-Endwell’s Rachel Murat, 2020 Teacher of the Year ALBANY, N.Y. Sept. 10, 2019 — New York State United Teachers today lauded Rachel Murat — a celebrated longtime Maine-Endwell social studies teacher, high school mentor and […]

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Sep

03

Press Release: As new school year begins, NYSUT urges stakeholders to refocus on serving students

Press Release:  As new school year begins, NYSUT urges stakeholders to refocus on serving students ALBANY, N.Y. Sept. 3, 2019 — As the new school year begins this week, New York State United Teachers and its local affiliates will continue their fight for state and local policies that ensure all New York students have access to […]

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Sep

03

Press Release: On Labor Day, NYSUT urges union strength

Press Release:  On Labor Day, NYSUT urges union strength ALBANY, N.Y. Sept. 2, 2019 — In celebration of Labor Day, New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta released the following statement: “As we spend time today traveling with family, firing up our grills or just lounging in a hammock, it’s important to remember the […]

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Aug

22

Press Release: NYSUT: Much work left to fix flawed, invalid state tests

This release was sent to statewide digital, broadcast & print media outlets today at 12:30 p.m. Press Release: NYSUT: Much work left to fix flawed, invalid state tests ALBANY, N.Y. Aug. 22, 2019 — New York State United Teachers released the following statement today on the State Education Department’s release of grade 3-8 state test […]

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Aug

06

NYSUT applauds new law allowing school bus stop-arm cameras

NYSUT applauds new law allowing school bus stop-arm cameras ALBANY, N.Y. Aug. 6, 2019 ­— New York State United Teachers President Andy Pallotta released the following statement regarding the signing of legislation to allow school districts to install stop-arm cameras on school buses: “This law marks a significant step forward for student safety. With an […]

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Jul

16

NYSUT statement on State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia’s resignation

NYSUT statement on State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia’s resignation ALBANY, N.Y., July 15, 2019 — New York State United Teachers released the following statement regarding the announcement that State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia is resigning her position: “As Commissioner Elia’s tenure comes to a close, we wish her well in her future endeavors. We look […]

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