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Teachers from all across the RCSD have prepared and are now delivering holiday food packages to 130 local families of Rochester City School District students. To coordinate this project, teachers, social workers and guidance counselors provided the names of two families in need from each city
school and program. This year, the Rochester Teachers Association partnered with Foodlink to ensure each holiday basket would provide several nutritious meals for families over the holiday break.
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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...read more
Attention All Employees: If you are participating in the Rally/Healthy Rewards Program please remember that: Healthy Rewards credits/dollars should be redeemed online on or before December 30, 2018. December 31, 2018 is a blackout date and members will not be able to...read more
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by Ginny Ryan (WHAM photo) AA Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - In a Rochester 6th grade classroom Tuesday, a lesson involving math and reading became one about the spirit of this season. Behind it is all was a teacher who wanted to do more for her students. Lora Abbott, a...read more
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...read more
Linking student test scores to teacher evaluations is currently on hold By Rick Karlin Photo: SKIP DICKSTEIN, Albany Times Union SARATOGA SPRINGS — State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia on Wednesday said she may ask for an extension of the existing moratorium on...read more
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.
Interested in 403(b) Tax Sheltered Annuity? Click here to see contact information of any one of Rochester School District approved investment providers.