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!”

GENERAL MEETING 2/9- UFT ELECTIONS

    The UFT elections are here- MORE needs your support to ensure union democracy. Help us petition for MORE to be on the UFT ballot and get out the vote! Come meet our top candidates for UFT office, learn how to petition in your school, and plan our campaign. We will have petitions onContinue reading “GENERAL MEETING 2/9- UFT ELECTIONS”

MORE Events

Monday, February 4th – 5-7pm MORE Planning/Election Committee Meeting – Cosi Cafe, 55 Broad Street NY, NY Wednesday February, 6th 3-6pm UFT Delegate Assembly – 52 Broadway, New York, NY 10004 Saturday, February 9th  – 12pm – 3pm MORE General Meeting/Signature Party – Location TBD Saturday, February 23rd – 3:00pm – 5:00pm CUNY Graduate Center; 365 5th Avenue; New York, NY 10016 Room 5414  PUBIC FORUM “DignityContinue reading “MORE Events”

Solidarity with School Bus Drivers & Matrons

Who do you want driving your child’s school bus?   We support ATU. Picket locations: http://nysaflcio.org/strike-supportpicket-locations/ MORE proudly supports the Drivers, Matron-Attendant Escorts, and Mechanics of Local ATU 1181-1061 as they walk the picket lines to protect their jobs as well as the safety of the students they drive to school. We implore the Mayor toContinue reading “Solidarity with School Bus Drivers & Matrons”

Join MORE to Oppose Charter School Co-locations!

On Thursday, December 20, the mayor’s Panel for Educational Policy (PEP), which acts as a rubber stamp for Bloomberg’s policies, will meet to make decisions about charter school co-locations. The PEP will be deciding on whether to impose co-locations on 17 public schools. Affected districts include: Bronx: District 8, Brooklyn: Districts 13, 14, 17, 18,Continue reading “Join MORE to Oppose Charter School Co-locations!”

Saturday 10/20: Lessons of the Chicago Teachers’ Strike with Xian Barrett and Julie Cavanagh

Lessons from the Chicago Teachers’ Strike A Public Forum Saturday, October 20 at 3:30pm The Silver School of Social Work at NYU Room 411 1 Washington Square Park North (A,B,C,D,E,F,M trains to W. 4th St.; N,R to 8th St.) Featured Speakers: Xian Barrett, member of the Chicago Teachers Union and the Caucus of Rank andContinue reading “Saturday 10/20: Lessons of the Chicago Teachers’ Strike with Xian Barrett and Julie Cavanagh”

Join REAL parents who “Wont Back Down” on Sunday! 54th St. and 6th ave., 4:30pm.

Please consider coming to this event and help spread the word! PARENTS “Won’t Back Down” FROM FIGHTING THE CORPORATE TAKEOVER OF OUR SCHOOLS! The film “Won’t Back Down” is backed by conservative billionaires Rupert Murdoch and Philip Anschtuz. The law portrayed in the movie, called parent trigger, claims to be about parent empowerment but actuallyContinue reading “Join REAL parents who “Wont Back Down” on Sunday! 54th St. and 6th ave., 4:30pm.”

Solidarity Demonstration with Chicago Teachers Strike Tomorrow! – Union Square, 5pm, Monday 9/10

Please join MORE to stand with CTU and against corporate reformers bent on destroying public education across the country… Urgent – Chicago Strike Solidarity Rally Monday!           Please also support Chicago Teachers by donating to the CTU Solidarity Fund To get involved with future CTU solidarity work in New York, reply toContinue reading “Solidarity Demonstration with Chicago Teachers Strike Tomorrow! – Union Square, 5pm, Monday 9/10”

Join MORE at the Labor Day Parade

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 March with MORE/uft Meet-up at the NE corner of 6th Ave & 45th Street at 10:00 am We will join with the UFT Contingent at 10:45 am Our Brand New Red MORE Tee-Shirts will be for sale. Buy one before they are gone! ($20) And please wear RED to the parade inContinue reading “Join MORE at the Labor Day Parade”

Chicago Teachers Union Solidarity Event, Thursday, Aug. 23. 6:30

Solidarity with Chicago teachers! Chicago teachers authorize strike! Come build solidarity & learn about the struggle A discussion featuring a presentation by Kim Bowsky, a CORE activist and Al Ramirez, co-founder of CORE, both members of the Chicago Teachers Union.  Thursday, August 23rd 6:30 p.m.  at The Murphy Institute 25 West 43rd Street, between 5th and 6th avenuesContinue reading “Chicago Teachers Union Solidarity Event, Thursday, Aug. 23. 6:30”