General Meeting and Brunch

Saturday September 21st 12:00-3:00pm will be at our first general meeting of the school year. All are welcome! 224 West 29th St 14th Fl. Btwn 7th and 8th ave – Midtown NYC Facebook link here We will discuss how the new evaluation system and continued emphasis on high stakes testing is affecting educators, students, andContinue reading “General Meeting and Brunch”

Join MORE at the August 24 March on Washington, DC

On Saturday, thousands of people from across the country will gather in Washington, DC for the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. As we wrote earlier: “Unfortunately, this march is not just a matter of nostalgia. Today, the gains of the Civil Rights Movement are very much under attack, as educators know all tooContinue reading “Join MORE at the August 24 March on Washington, DC”

MORE Events This Summer

Hope you are all enjoying summer, MORE is staying active -here are all the great upcoming events we have on the way:   Wen 7/31 MORE’S SUMMER RETREAT An opportunity to assess our work and plan for the future. 12noon – 5pm CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue (34th st) NYC Room 5414 Must show IDContinue reading “MORE Events This Summer”

2013 MORE Summer Series:
 Discuss, Debate, Educate!

2013 MORE Summer Series
 Discuss, Debate, Educate! Forums, Guest Speakers, Open-Discussions, Get-together’s RSVP and share our facebook event https://www.facebook.com/events/177003385802348/ Every Other Thursday this Summer! Local 138  138 Ludlow St  (btwn. Rivington & Stanton) NYC  4:00-7:00PM Happy Hour $3 draft beer, $3 wines, $3 well drinks
 Nearest Transit Stations: Delancey St. (F), Essex St.  (J,M,Z) 2nd Ave StContinue reading “2013 MORE Summer Series:
 Discuss, Debate, Educate!”

Upcoming Events June-August

Wednesday June 12 Fair Contract For All Rally at City Hall NYC 4-6pm https://www.facebook.com/events/123585811176249/ Let’s show this mayor and the next one that we are ready to take to the streets for a fair contract. For over four years UFT has been without a contract, meanwhile pensions for new members have eroded, an evaluation systemContinue reading “Upcoming Events June-August”

Upcoming Events May-August 2013

Wednesday May 22 Post DA Happy Hour and Contract Committee Meeting 11 trinity Place NYC- Financial District 6:30 (try to arrive early) MORE formed a contract committee to develop statements and strategies about what kind of contract the UFT should fight for and how it should try to win a good contract. The contract committee willContinue reading “Upcoming Events May-August 2013”

4/13: MORE GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

Interested in learning about MORE? Want to help us get out the vote and think about the next steps for our movement? THEN COME TO THE NEXT GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING: Saturday, April 13 Noon to 3pm 224 West 29th Street, 14th Floor https://www.facebook.com/MOREcaucusNYC/events The UFT elections are here, ballots have gone out. Help us makeContinue reading “4/13: MORE GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING”

4/14: THE SCHOOLS NEW YORK’S CHILDREN DESERVE Ft. JULIE CAVANAGH + JESSE HAGOPIAN

FREE PUBLIC FORUM THE SCHOOLS NEW YORK’S CHILDREN DESERVE Fighting for real teaching and learning in our schools FEATURING SEATTLE TEACHER AND ACTIVIST JESSE HAGOPIAN Sunday, April 14th 3pm The Earth School 600 East 6th Street NYC, NY 10009 Between Ave B & Ave C F train to 2nd Ave 15M bus must show IDContinue reading “4/14: THE SCHOOLS NEW YORK’S CHILDREN DESERVE Ft. JULIE CAVANAGH + JESSE HAGOPIAN”

Meeting Postponed!

New Date and Location Saturday, February 16th – 12-3pm New Location – 224 West 29th Street, 14 floor Please come Saturday to help get the Movement of Rank and File Educators on the UFT election ballot, and sign up to distribute our campaign literature. And don’t forget… A PUBLIC FORUM ON NEW YORK CITY PUBLICContinue reading “Meeting Postponed!”