Month: February 2016

Repeal the Ed Transformation Act!

Fellow teachers, I wrote a letter for the Action Network letter campaign “Rank & File Educators – REPEAL THE ED. TRANSFORMATION ACT! “. We are rank and file educators in New York State.  We want the Education Transformation Act Repealed.  It is… Read More

Public Sector Unions Poised to Escape Friedrichs Case Following Scalia’s Death

It was literally moments after the news of Justice Antonin Scalia’s unexpected death that people started to react to what the consequences would be.  Included among them would be the outcome of the Friedrichs vs. California case that threatened to be a… Read More

Favorite Tweets From the CTU Rally

Today the Chicago Teachers Union rallied for a fair contract and for the schools Chicago deserves.  Here are some of my favorite tweets from the rally…   Scene in front of City Hall #brokeonpurpose #faircontractnow pic.twitter.com/thvpBex9L6 — Aaron Cynic (@aaroncynic) February 5,… Read More

Students Not Scores Forum Coming to Longwood

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Who is Best Equipped for Friedrichs Ruling?

Lois Weiner, an education professor at New Jersey City University and a noted teacher union activist recently wrote a really fantastic piece on the impact Friedrichs will have on teacher unions.  Check it out below. Via New Politics… Much has been written… Read More