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”

SOTU Delegate Assembly Alert: Support this Resolution in Solidarity with the "Turnaround Schools" at Tomorrow’s Delegate Assembly – April 18th

State of the Union  – Delegate Assembly Alert – 04.17.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, This is a special message for those of you planning on attending the UFT Delegate Assembly tomorrow, April 18, at 52 Broadway (4/5 to Wall St.). There are two important matters on the agenda that we would you like to ask yourContinue reading “SOTU Delegate Assembly Alert: Support this Resolution in Solidarity with the "Turnaround Schools" at Tomorrow’s Delegate Assembly – April 18th”

Fwd: State of the Union – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 – Exciting Week coming up – Membership Meeting 4/21, Turnaround Demo 4/19, Eval Forum 4/17, DA 4/18

State of the Union  – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, We hope everyone had a relaxing spring break.  However, there is a very exciting week coming up to prepare for, culminating in our membership meeting on Saturday April 21st at noon, where we will make important decisions about the Points of UnityContinue reading “Fwd: State of the Union – Weekly Update #3 – 04.15.12 – Exciting Week coming up – Membership Meeting 4/21, Turnaround Demo 4/19, Eval Forum 4/17, DA 4/18”

Weekly Update #2 – 04.03.12 – Teachers for Trayvon Thursday + Membership Meeting (and other events) after break

State of the Union  – Weekly Update #2 – 04.03.12 Greetings SOTU Activists, We hope everyone is looking forward to a relaxing and well-deserved spring break.  However, there is a very exciting week afterwards to prepare for, culminating in our membership meeting on Saturday April 21st!   Also, Thursday, teachers are involved in an importantContinue reading “Weekly Update #2 – 04.03.12 – Teachers for Trayvon Thursday + Membership Meeting (and other events) after break”