Lessons from Chicago: CORE and the CTU Strike

MORE’s 3rd Annual Summer Series: Discuss, Debate, Educate!  Session III Join us for a discussion with Annie Tan, CORE Activist, Marilena Marchetti, former CORE member during the CTU strike, and Lauren Cohen of MORE (bios below). Wednesday, August 13th, 4pm-7pm The Dark Horse, 17 Murray St. NYC Near City Hall, Chambers St, WTC, $5 Drafts &Continue reading “Lessons from Chicago: CORE and the CTU Strike”

Life Under The New UFT Contract

Our 2nd event of the 2014 Summer Series on Wednesday 7/30 features a discussion on the new contract. More information below and here. A preview of the contract and our discussion by John Elfrank-Dana, Chapter Leader of Murray Bergtraum High School:   After alerting the UFT that my principal failed to invite me to thisContinue reading “Life Under The New UFT Contract”

Summer Series: Discuss, Debate, Educate!

MORE’s 3rd Annual Summer Series: Discuss, Debate, Educate! Join the Movement of Rank-and-File Educators (MORE) for discussions exploring the past, present and future of teacher unionism.  All are welcome! Wednesdays 4:00pm-7:00pm The Dark Horse 17 Murray St. NYC Near City Hall, Chambers St, WTC $5 Drafts & Well Drinks July 16th Who Runs the UFT?Continue reading “Summer Series: Discuss, Debate, Educate!”

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”