MORE-UFT Stands With Our Low-Wage Brothers and Sisters: Pass the SWEAT Bill Now!

MORE-UFT stands in support of A628/S579, a bill to help workers collect stolen wages. As educators and school workers in the New York City public school system, we see the devastating impact that long hours and low wages have on our students’ families and their lives. When parents have to work long hours for lowContinue reading “MORE-UFT Stands With Our Low-Wage Brothers and Sisters: Pass the SWEAT Bill Now!”

UFT Members: Save Our Union!

Please consider printing out this two-sided flyer and distributing it to the UFT members in your network. It includes upcoming events to allow your colleagues to plug into the work MORE is doing across the city. It’s time to wake the sleeping giant of the UFT to defend our students, our members, and our schools against Trump,Continue reading “UFT Members: Save Our Union!”

Secrets of a Successful Organizer

RSVP Today! Power on the job is the basic building block of strong unionism, however many of us find ourselves in situations where we face oppressive school administrations, weak union chapters, and co-workers who are either fearful or apathetic or both.  As social justice unionists, its up to us to rebuild union power at at the grassroots,Continue reading “Secrets of a Successful Organizer”

Chapter Building Workshop

Join us at the MORE Chapter Building Workshop  Sat. 1/24 Is your chapter stressed out by an abusive administrator? Is your school infected with a culture of fear emanating from the top? Thinking about running for chapter leader or delegate? Want help in running for re-election? Has your school been targeted for co-location or “restructuring”?Continue reading “Chapter Building Workshop”

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!”

Take Back OUR Schools NYC Metro March & Rally Video

Watch the video for a sneak peek of the rally and march in front of NYC City Hall to defend public education from destructive, profit-driven corporate “reform”. Endorsed by 30+ parent, teacher, and student groups, including MORE. Featuring some great speakers, including a message from Diane Ravitch!

Taking Back OUR Schools NYC Metro March & Rally

30+ organizations representing parents, teachers, students and community members taking to the streets in defense of public education Get more information, then RSVP

“Davonte’s Inferno” Reading to Benefit MORE

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014 6:30-8:30 P.M. Nuyorican Poets Cafe 236 E. Third St. New York, New York $10 at the door, proceeds to benefit MORE