Adam’s Update are posted here.  Get the most updated information. 

 

RTA Representative Assembly Resolution to Rescind Mid-Year Layoffs of Teachers and to Restore Resources for Our Students

Rochester Teachers Care

Highlighting the great things our members do every day.

Considering Retiring???

If you were unable to come to our Retirement Info Drop in Session see the powerpoint presention here.

There are new STATE regulations taking effect on 7/1/20 for teaching content subject areas to special education students. Click here for info.

News You Can Use Now

Meals Provided for RCSD Students at 16 locations

Meals for RCSD students will be available at Wilson Foundation, East, Monroe, Freddie Thomas, School #5, School #42, and Jefferson from 8 am-2:30 pm (M-F) each school day schools are closed. In addition to the school sites the following recreation centers in the city...

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New STATE Special Ed Regulations

*Updated 4/6/20. New state regulations will take effect 7/1/21. All information in the links are valid except the date has been extended. There are new STATE regulations taking effect on 7/1/21 for teaching content subject areas to special education students. Below is...

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Transfer Process Open Until March 27th

The RTA is encouraging every member to fill out a voluntary transfer application due to district uncertainties for the 2020-21 school year. The voluntary teacher transfer process for the 2020-2021 school year is now available online.  The process is available...

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Air Force Association Teacher of the Year Awards Nominations

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Adam’s Update (3.30.20)

Colleagues, Thank you to the many RTA members who have called or emailed NYS Senate leaders urging them to provide the needed additional funding that our students and their educators need. If you haven’t already done so, please do it before the State budget is...

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If you are going to resign from the District, NYS law requires a notice of 30 calendar days (including weekends and holidays) from the time you file your resignation letter until your last day with the district.

For teachers impacted by Superintendent Dade’s mid-year layoffs, all info can be found here including resources, job opportunities, benefits information and more.

Attention new teachers/new members

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

           

RTA Members Receive Discounts at RPO

Little Mermaid March 14th at 3pm

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 19-20 PD.

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

See Executive Summary here

See Final Report here