NYSUT Member Briefing - Mar. 9, 2018

Committee of 100 lands in the Capitol

Hundreds of NYSUT volunteer activists converged on the Capitol this week urging lawmakers to further increase the state's investment in public schools, colleges and hospitals. You can help!


NYSUT Member Briefing - Feb. 23, 2018

Janus: We can fight this!

Monday the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments in Janus vs. AFSCME -- the latest attempt to destroy our voice, our values, our unions. It's about the rich getting richer at the expense of the working class.  


Survey shows educators are feeling stressed out

A survey of nearly 5,000 educators released Oct. 30 by the AFT and the Badass Teachers Association shows that nearly two-thirds of educators usually feel stressed out, twice the level felt by workers in the general population. Most surveyed feel demoralized and disrespected by state and federal officials, especially Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.