Help Distribute MORE’s Newsletter

Please take a look at the latest MORE Newsletter – with reportbacks from your High School reps at the UFT Executive Board, advice for new teachers in your schools, and a letter about teacher diversity… Download, copy and distribute to your schools! If you need copies – please email us at more@morecaucusnyc.org – we have lots!Continue reading “Help Distribute MORE’s Newsletter”

How to get involved with MORE’s Fall Campaigns!

MORE is moving forward on our priorities and campaigns for the fall.  We need YOU to get involved and help us campaign around tenure, charter schools, high-stakes testing, chapter leader elections, local UFT member support, diversity petition and MORE! Ways to get involved – email us at MORE@morecaucusnyc.org or call at (347) 766-7319 to join anyContinue reading “How to get involved with MORE’s Fall Campaigns!”

Distribute MORE’s Latest Newsletter!

Check out this year’s first edition of our newsletter, MORE Issues! This issue focuses on the attack on teacher tenure, the launching of the teacher diversity petition, and plight of discontinued teachers.  Contributions from chapter leaders Jia Lee and Patrick Walsh, student Primi Akhtar, and parent Karen Sprowal. MORE Issues – Vol 2, Issue 1 – FallContinue reading “Distribute MORE’s Latest Newsletter!”

The New Evaluation System: Teachers and Students are More than a Test Score

This post is an expanded version of our Newsletter article. To help distribute our newsletter please sign up here. State Education Commissioner King has imposed a new teacher evaluation plan that reduces each year of our teaching to a single number based largely on students’ test scores. Up to 10%  of teachers statewide may faceContinue reading “The New Evaluation System: Teachers and Students are More than a Test Score”