MORE Takes a Stand in the NYSUT Elections

February 14, 2014 — 1 Comment

nysut-logoIn April, the New York State Teachers Union (NYSUT-the state association of teachers unions that the UFT is part of) will be having elections. Since UFT/Unity has a great deal of power in NYSUT, MORE was asked by statewide activists in the Port Jefferson Teachers Association to get involved.

We are excited to announce that we will be running for the 6 At Large positions on the Board of Directors that represents the NYC schools’ district (UFT) at the state union level. Our candidates are Julie Cavanagh, Lauren Cohen, Michael Schirtzer, James Eterno, Francesco Portelos, and Jia Lee.

We will be campaigning for our statewide union to take a stronger stand against test-based teacher evaluations, for more union democracy, and for building an active rank-and-file membership that works in solidarity for improved working and learning conditions.

One response to MORE Takes a Stand in the NYSUT Elections

  1. 

    Weren’t Port Jefferson Teachers writing blogs in defense of Dick Ianuzzi, and against Revive NYSUT? What is MORE Caucus’s platform in this election?

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