THIS Is Our Moment!

Dan Lupkin Special Education Teacher/UFT Delegate PS 58, Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn MORE is the bellwether, the authentic voice of working educators in NYC. This is Our Moment! We are on the right side of history, several steps ahead, waiting for politicians and union leadership to catch up. Current events bear this out; after the excesses […]

AFT’s Welcome Change of Heart

by Jia Lee for MORE UFT Chapter Leader of The Earth school Recently, Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, surprised many a disillusioned public school teacher with her new mantra: “Vam is a Sham”. This is a major shift from her previous agreement and collaboration with Race to the Top policy enforcers. […]

General Meeting Sat. 1/18

Saturday, January 18th 2014 12:00-3:00pm  Facebook link here If want to know more about how Movement of Rank and File Educators is mobilizing: FOR a fair contract and a genuine voice for working educators within the UFT AGAINST the deliberate undermining of public education and over-testing of our students, then this is your meeting. Open meeting-all are […]

More Than a Score: Talk Back to Testing

MORE THAN A SCORE flyer PDF

A Fair Contract Now!

We have worked more than four years under an expired contract. We deserve more! The Movement of Rank and File Educators believes we should not accept any contract that fails to win the following: 1. Full retroactive pay: We have lived through four years of a wage freeze. Yet our bills, living costs, and transportation […]

UFT Rejects Repeal of Evaluation Scheme

UNITY DOMINATED UFT DELEGATE ASSEMBLY VOTES FOR MINOR TWEAKS IN THE TEACHER EVALUATION SYSTEM WHILE MORE CAUCUS CALLS FOR REPEAL OF EVALUATION LAW  By James Eterno Chapter Leader- Jamaica High School   The positions of the two main  caucuses (political parties) within the UFT on the topic of teacher evaluations emerged clear as day at Wednesday’s UFT Delegate […]