The Rochester Retired Teacher Association is a Department of the RTA, composed of all retired members of RTA. Dues are 1/10 active teacher dues, at this time $39.30 per year. The membership year is September 1 through August 31.
Dues paying RRTA members receive all RRTA mailings and are entitled to vote in RTA elections, including elections for NYSUT, AFT, and NEA delegates. Based on present membership, RRTA elects 28 Representatives to the RTA Representative Assembly. RRTA elects a Department Chair, who sits on the RTA Executive Council.
Dues paying RRTA members receive discounts on many RRTA activities, which are held, whenever possible, on school days, during school hours.
Upon payment of dues, an RRTA member receives the RTA/NYSUT pocket calendar to keep track of retiree activities.
Only retired RTA members are eligible for membership in RRTA.
Good Reading With Our RRTA Book Club
The RRTA Book & Film Club continues to meet once a month on the third Tuesday at Noon in Conference Room C, at the RTA Offices, 30 N. Union Street, Rochester, NY 14607. We bring “brown bag” lunches, and often other treats to share, but there’s no mandate to bring food. There’s coffee & tea available.
Rochester Teachers Care is a weekly series from the RTA that highlights exemplary work and dedication of our colleagues. This video focuses on the Dress A Girl project and the dedication our retired teachers.
Rochester Teachers Care is a weekly series from the RTA that highlights exemplary work and dedication of our colleagues in service to our students. This video focuses on what some retired teachers are doing for some schools in the RCSD with the RRTA’s Books for Kids program.