Apr

03

New Release: NYSUT: Progress for public education in a difficult fiscal environment

This release was shared with statewide print, electronic & digital media outlets at 10 PM March 30. New Release:  NYSUT: Progress for public education in a difficult fiscal environment ALBANY, N.Y. March 30, 2018 — New York State United Teachers today said that, based on preliminary reports, the new state budget represents progress and moves New […]

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Apr

03

Oklahoma, Kentucky public schools close as thousands of teachers strike

National Education Association President Lily Eskelsen García, who attended the Oklahoma rally, said educators who are tired of 20-year-old textbooks held together by duct tape had gathered to say “enough is enough.”…..”This wasn’t caused by a natural disaster. This is a man-made crisis,” she said…. Oklahoma teachers, among the lowest paid in the nation, according […]

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Mar

26

Press Release: Four NY teachers named Fulbright Fellows in Teachers for Global Classrooms Program

Four NY teachers named Fulbright Fellows in Teachers for Global Classrooms Program ALBANY, N.Y.  March 26, 2018 — Four New York teachers are embarking on a year-long professional development program in Peru, India and Senegal as Fulbright Fellows through the Teachers for Global Classrooms Program — an initiative that will equip them to bring an […]

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