RTA Covid-19 Alerts

If you have any problems or concerns in your building of Covid-19 guidelines not being followed, contact the RTA here.  

Adam’s Update (1.21.21) District’s Response to RTA Survey, Paid Time To Get Vaccinated Denied By Superintendent, Unanswered Questions Remain Unanswered

Colleagues, Here’s a brief follow-up to the Update from just two days ago: - District’s Initial Response to RTA's Survey. As you already know, two-thirds of teachers in Phase 1 of the District’s reopening indicated in our survey that they and their students are not receiving the necessary support for safety and instructional effectiveness. And 89% of teachers slated to return in Phases 2 and 3...

Adam’s Update (1.19.21) Survey Results, RTA Resolution To Keep Our Students Safe

Colleagues, More than 1500 RTA members, on very short notice, responded to our most recent survey about the District’s reopening of our schools. The aggregate results are summarized in an attachment below. Two-thirds of Phase 1 colleagues already back indicated that they and their students are not receiving the necessary support for safety and instructional effectiveness. And 89% of Phase 2 and...

Adam’s Update (1.10.21) Reopening Plans, Vaccinating Teachers, Snow Days, Independent Inspection of Ventilation, Negotiations, Rochester Teachers Care

Colleagues,Here’s a brief update about some current issues: - Reopening Plans. Despite the rising rates of COVID-19 contagion in our region, there’s still no definitive answer from the District as to whether their plans for reopening of schools for hybrid instruction will change or remain as initially announced. Superintendent Myers-Small indicated to us that the District is exploring options,...