Month: June 2014

Thank You PJSTA!

The 2013-2014 school year has been a year like no other.  The PJSTA called on it’s rank and file to show up like never before as the battle for the soul of public education escalated to heights greater than any of us had… Read More

Karen Magee, Discussions, Invitations

In her mind NYSUT President Karen Magee is having discussions about some important stuff… unfortunately reality seems to suggest otherwise.  Reality-Based Educator with “They’re Discussing Having Discussions About the Coming Discussion on Teacher Evaluation Discussions”. Magee likes to see herself as a… Read More

June 10th Rally at Riverhead Charter

A rally in support of our NYSUT brothers and sisters is scheduled for June 10th from 3:45 to 6:45 p.m., outside the Riverhead Charter School. Over the last two years, with the introduction of new principal, Raymond Ankrum, the administration has turned… Read More

Links: 6th Grade Rebellion, Stronger Together, NYSUT’s “Revival”

A few links for your reading pleasure… This is brilliant.  A 6th grade class in Massachusetts decided that they should be paid for field testing PARCC tests. “An Antique Teacher” wonders about NYSUT’s “Revival” James Eterno writes about Stronger Together and the… Read More