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Real PEOPLE of ENY: Mashan Bell A UFT Chapter Leader And Product Of East New York

Activist and former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, once said, “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to...

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UFT and NYC Teachers Score Victory With $900 million Back Pay Decision  

An almost decade-long battle has seemingly come to an end. On October 9, 2020, an independent arbitrator ruled that New York City has to...

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Rising Teacher COVID-19 Cases and School Ventilation Issues Raise Concerns About School Reopenings

by Chanell Turner / NYCTeachers.com “Let’s just get real—an open window is not gonna cut it.” Monona Rossol, an...

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16 NYC Teachers Test Positive for COVID 19 As Schools Prepare To Open To Students In Less Than 2 Weeks

UFT President, Michael Mulgrew, announced today that 16 New York City teachers have tested positive for COVID-19. These teachers were...

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NYC DOE REOPENING OF SCHOOLS: SAGE AND SAFE OR STUPID AND SKETCHY?

by Alicia Whitney The fight against the pandemic all over the world has proven to be a disruptive one. Several sectors of different...

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More Money in NYC Teachers Contract, But Is It a Raise?

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Philissa Cramer on October 12, 2018 The contract deal that New York City and its teachers union announced...

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