APPR

The APPR Appeal deadline is September 23, 2019.  Find all the latest info, deadlines and forms below . 

Attention All Teachers: Sexual Harassment Training

Completion of the Gen-X course  is required by September 2019.
It is entitled:  Workplace Harassments for Employees, State of New York and NYC.
This is the only acceptable course to fulfill the NYS law.
Please be sure that this is the course you complete.

Rochester Teachers Care

Highlighting the great things our members do every day.

2019-2020 PD Incentive Info

* Dates & Deadlines

* Guideline for PD Approval

* Steps to check your transcript & more! 

News You Can Use Now

APPR Appeal Process

By now you should have received your APPR score for the 2018-19 school year. If you have not received your score please contact the RTA office (546-2681). If you have received a rating of "Developing" or "Ineffective" you have the right to appeal your rating. To...

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Adam’s Update (6.10.19)

Colleagues,Here’s a brief update on some current issues:- Negotiations. Based on your responses to our Negotiations Survey, we have prepared a proposal that emphasizes what is good for students and fair to teachers. The District, unfortunately, has delayed the opening...

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Download your APPR appeals form here.

Attention new teachers/new members

If you have any questions about how your salary was set, please notify Martha at 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 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