Fight Back Friday: If the testing obsession bothers you…

then vent about it! Join NYSUT’s “Tell It Like It Is” letter-writing campaign to send messages to State Education Commissioner John King and the Board of Regents. The last issue of NYSUT United offered just a few of the thousands of solutions members have provided to the union. Perhaps it’s the reporter in me that wants […]

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Listening Tour 183

The first week of school shouldn’t be about tests. But it is, thanks to the way many districts are implementing  new requirements for Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR), testified some at the Capital Region stop of NYSUT’s Listening Tour last night. Occupational therapist Tammy Boire spoke out to give teachers some solutions to the growing […]

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