Wed. 11/18: Vote YES on the Black Lives Matter at Schools Resolution at the UFT Delegates Assembly

In collaboration with union leadership and educators within the Movement of Rank and File Educators and Black Lives Matter at Schools NYC Group, the following resolution is being presented at the next UFT delegates assembly. Please read, discuss with your chapter and pledge that your chapter leaders and delegates attend and vote YES for thisContinue reading “Wed. 11/18: Vote YES on the Black Lives Matter at Schools Resolution at the UFT Delegates Assembly”

Delay, Delay, Reopening, Possible Remote: Why Not Go Full Remote?

By the Health Justice Working Group of MORE-UFT NYC parents are forced to make a critical final decision today, Sunday, November 15th 2020 about their children’s education for the rest of this year. Our group of dedicated educators and parents from the MORE-UFT Caucus created a Health Justice Agenda for NYC Public Schools to ensureContinue reading “Delay, Delay, Reopening, Possible Remote: Why Not Go Full Remote?”

We Taught in a Covid Hot Spot and Got Remote Learning

Our organizing focused on bringing our chapter together, learning about COVID data, circulating an Open Letter, and protesting to draw attention to our issue. We saw results in increased media coverage, increased testing in our neighborhood and school, and increased advocacy by our admin and UFT representatives

MORE Daily Bulletin #17 Monday October 5, 2020

UFT members protested outside FDR High School to protest the school reopenings in their area on October 2. Employees at the Brooklyn Friends School, members of UAW-Local 2110 voted to authorize a strike and began their picket line this morning. MORE members throughout the city are circulating the petition against an unsafe reopening. Get theContinue reading “MORE Daily Bulletin #17 Monday October 5, 2020”

MORE Daily Bulletin #15 Thursday October 1, 2020

UFT members at FDR High School will hold a protest Friday at 3:00 PM over the fact that schools have reopened despite a significant increase in COVID-19 test positivity rates in their zip code. MORE members in District 15 are planning a virtual happy hour for Friday at 5:00 PM. MORE members throughout the cityContinue reading “MORE Daily Bulletin #15 Thursday October 1, 2020”