Officers Election Information

All nominations for positions in the RTA Officers Election 20-21 have been submitted and accepted. The 5 RTA Officer positions are uncontested as are all positions in the following 7 departments: Primary, Intermediate, Junior High, Home Hospital teachers, School...

read more

Job Openings

Newark Central School District The Newark CSD, Wayne County, has openings for teachers.  We specifically have an English position for grades 6-8, ELA positions for maternity leaves, and many TA positions.  We are an easy 40-minute drive east of...

read more

#WRIGHTBYYOURSIDE

Officer Denny Wright, a police officer in the community of Rochester NY, serving us for more than 22 years and is the husband and father of two RTA members. On Friday, October 4th, 2019, Denny was having lunch with his daughter, and left to respond to a domestic...

read more

ROCHESTER AREA LABOR FEDERATION ANNUAL LABOR DAY PARADE

Please join us for the Rochester Labor Day Parade on Monday, September 2, 2019. As one of the most important days of the year to our members, we hope that attendance will be at an all time high.  Our theme this year is Union Strong!! Line-up for the RTA is on...

read more

Attention All Teachers: Workplace Harassment Training

Completion of the Gen-X course is required by September 2019. It is entitled:  Workplace Harassment 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...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

VOTE COPE Gift Card Drawing

CHAR: Maria Carpenter (Northwest), Laura Barstow (Edison) BLACK AND BLUE: Jenise Fortunato (#35), Rebecca Cody Rogers (Franklin Upper) ERIE GRILL: Bethany Lockhart (CSR), Ashley Ladiges (SWW) TONY D's: Margaret Sergent (RTA), Elizabeth Woodward (#28) PANE VINO:...

read more

RTA Scholarship Recipients

RTA SCHOLARSHIP FOR THE SON OR DAUGHTER OF AN RTA MEMBER Kevin Clifford PETER CASTLE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Sierra Stevens (SOTA) Gordon Dorway Science Award Samantha Conrow (East) KEN SILVIO TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP Aiden Delehanty (School #58) Scott Spino Teaching...

read more