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Adam’s Update (7.22.21) Contract Extension

Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to inform you that, earlier this evening, the RTA Representative Assembly acted on the recommendation of the RTA Executive Council and unanimously endorsed an extension of the current collective bargaining agreement between the Rochester...

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PD Incentive Info for 2021-22 School Year

PD Incentive hours for the 2021-22 school year started June 28th. If your PD is from the District, you may complete up to 36 hours (out of 36) in the summer. If your PD is from outside the District you may do complete up to 22 hours (out of 36) in the summer. You may...

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There are new STATE regulations taking effect on 7/1/21 for teaching content subject areas to special education students. Click here for info.

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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.

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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