MORE Weekly Update #9 – 05.28.12

“Our working conditions are our students’ learning conditions.” Greetings Movement of Rank and File Educators! IMPORTANT: ***Save the date for MORE’s end of year celebration on Saturday June 16. *** Read the MORE statement on the recent Michael Mulgrew story in the news here on the MORE website. Congratulations to those who have already wonContinue reading “MORE Weekly Update #9 – 05.28.12”

MORE Statement on Michael Mulgrew Story

MORE is committed to democratic, activist unionism and accountable leadership. Our members have devoted years to challenging  the Unity leadership’s pattern of  bargaining away our rights and calling each give-back a victory, while at the same time we do the daily work of teaching and advocating for our students and their parents. We have alsoContinue reading “MORE Statement on Michael Mulgrew Story”

Fill Up Your Cup of Knowledge on May 24th – MORE Study Group

Movement Of Rank & File Educators is committed to building a union that EDUCATES, AGITATES and MOBILIZES its membership. Under the name of Education Reform, the High Stakes Movement is destroying public education and attempting to bust the teachers union. Join us in a discussion of the origins and effects of High Stakes Testing andContinue reading “Fill Up Your Cup of Knowledge on May 24th – MORE Study Group”

MORE – Weekly Update #7 – Delegate Assembly Alert!

Weekly Update #7 – 05.15.12 Greetings Movement of Rank and File Educators! Tomorrow, help grow MORE by coming to the UFT delegate assembly and distributing our leaflet about the failure of the UFT leadership to organize to stop the school closings and their complicity in the test-based evaluation schemes. There will also be an importantContinue reading “MORE – Weekly Update #7 – Delegate Assembly Alert!”

Zero for Two

Please help us distribute this leaflet in your school (click here to let us know where you can get it out) and at the upcoming UFT Delegate Assembly on May 16th at 52 Broadway, 4pm. 0 for 2 The Mulgrew/Unity leadership is batting .000 this year. It has failed to protect us against school closings andContinue reading “Zero for Two”

MORE – Weekly Update #6 – Membership Meeting Saturday 5/12

M.O.R.E – Movement of Rank and File Educators Weekly Update #6 – 05.07.12 Greetings Movement of Rank and File Educators! All out for our membership meeting on Saturday, May 12 at Noon at the CUNY Graduate Center – Room 5414 (New Location! 365 5th Ave @ 34th St, 6 to 33rd, B/D/F/M/N/R to Herald Square).Continue reading “MORE – Weekly Update #6 – Membership Meeting Saturday 5/12”

MORE Weekly Update #5 – May Day Tomorrow (5/1) and People’s Assembly Saturday (5/5)

M.O.R.E – Movement of Rank and File Educators Weekly Update #5 – 04.29.12 Greetings Movement of Rank and File Educators! This is an important week of actions and committee meetings! Tomorrow, please join Occupy the DOE for the educators’ contingent at the May Day protest. On Saturday, there will be a very important Peoples’ AssemblyContinue reading “MORE Weekly Update #5 – May Day Tomorrow (5/1) and People’s Assembly Saturday (5/5)”

SOTU is now MORE! – Weekly Update 04.23.12 – Fight vs. Turnarounds Thursday + Committee Meetings + People’s Assembly against Mayoral Control

M.O.R.E – Movement of Rank and File Educators Weekly Update #4 – 04.23.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, SOTU is now MORE! Thank you everyone for coming to our membership meeting on Saturday.  Although the democratic process was messy and long, we agreed to found the Movement of Rank and File Educators, approved a mission statement, decidedContinue reading “SOTU is now MORE! – Weekly Update 04.23.12 – Fight vs. Turnarounds Thursday + Committee Meetings + People’s Assembly against Mayoral Control”