If you have 51% of your student load ending in a Regents exam, you will be required to set targets/SLOs just like previous years. The Deadline for First Semester Courses (not full year), is Friday, December 21, 2018.

Attention Teachers Working on Certification

Free DASA Training

December 8th at the NYSUT Building, 9AM-4PM.

Registration is mandatory.

Click here for the link to register for the December 8th training.

No Professional Development Incentive?

The RTA filed a Class Action grievance on behalf of teachers who did not receive their earned PD incentive. 

If you are among those members who have NOT yet gotten your PD incentive please email:  maskerade6@aol.com

NYS PD Requirement for Professionally Certified Teachers

100 hours must be taken over each 5-year cycle.
IT IS THE TEACHER’S RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP TRACK OF THESE HOURS.
THE STATE MAY AUDIT AN INDIVIDUAL’S COMPLIANCE AT ANY TIME FOR 8 YEARS.
PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND KEEP A COPY OF YOUR 17-18 PD.

Our TURN: Revitalizing Public Education and Strengthening Our Democracy Through the Collective Wisdom of Teachers

See Executive Summary here

See Final Report here

Adam’s Update October 2018

Colleagues, I am pleased to inform you that we have successfully concluded negotiations for a new Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR) agreement. The one year pact will apply for the current school year and may be re-negotiated thereafter. The new agreement...

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Finishing your first masters degree?

Finishing your first masters degree? Please have your college/university send official transcripts to Harry Kennedy, Chief Human Resources 131 West Broad Street Rochester, NY 14614 Then check with an HR Director to confirm receipt of transcripts.  You will receive a...

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Attention new teachers/new members

If you have any questions about how your salary was set, please notify Martha at maskerade6@aol.com

Attention former per diem substitutes

If you are now a probationary, or even tenured, and were:  full-time in the same tenure area and had no break in teaching (other than summers) please notify Martha at maskerade6@aol.com

 

 

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NY desperate for teachers as shortage continue

Rochester NY, WROC-TV - New York State United Teachers is launching a series of summits to encourage students or potential career changers to try teaching. The first summit was in Syracuse yesterday. Members say the teacher shortage has only grown, and it's been...

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NYSUT Rochester RO Certification Day

We are very excited to announce that were hosting our first ever Certification Day on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at the Rochester Regional Office (30 N. Union St., 1st floor conference center, Rochester, NY 14607).  This informational day is open to all...

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