Month: September 2012


Thanks to the legion of PJSTA members who came out this weekend for a wildly successful homecoming!

Sunday Link Around

It may be a bit late to read during your Sunday morning coffee, but here are a few good links to check out before the work week begins… A good critique on NBC’s “Education Nation” A city school teacher talks about The… Read More

Educate NY Now! Rally

Educate NY Now! hosted a rally attended by roughly 100 educators and community members yesterday in front of the Dennison Building on Veterans Highway in Hauppauge. ┬áThank you to Christine Hegyi, Laurie Tilmont, Debbie Rosenquist, Tony Sylvain, Nicole Taormina, Mark Karwoski, and… Read More

How Karen Lewis Won a Victory for Public Education

A great interview with Karen Lewis on how the CTU won a victory for public ed.

The CTU Strike is Over

Tuesday evening the CTU’s House of Delegates voted by roughly 98% to suspend their strike. ┬áThe teachers will return to work today and sometime soon the entire membership will be voting upon the agreement. For those of you interested, contract details can… Read More