Jun

20

Press Release: NYSUT denounces new SED Gag Order on Regents exams

Press Release: NYSUT denounces new SED Gag Order on Regents exams This release was sent statewide to print, electronic and digital media outlets. ALBANY, N.Y. June 20, 2017 — New York State United Teachers today put the State Education Department on notice that a new attempt to gag teachers by prohibiting them from discussing questions […]

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Jun

13

NYSUT: Reduction in state testing days a positive step

This release was sent statewide to print, electronic and digital media outlets on June 12, 2017. NYSUT: Reduction in state testing days a positive step ALBANY, N.Y. June 12, 2017 — Today’s Regents decision to reduce the number of days that students are state tested — from three to two in both English language arts […]

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Jun

07

NYSUT: State’s highest court affirms collective bargaining in NYSHIP case

This release was sent statewide to print, electronic and digital media outlets. NYSUT: State’s highest court affirms collective bargaining in NYSHIP case  ALBANY, N.Y. June 6, 2017 — New York State United Teachers today hailed the refusal by the state Court of Appeals to hear a case in which the state tried to prohibit local […]

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