Tom Hobart described many of the contributions Sandra Bliss has made to NYSUT throughout her career.
ALBANY, N.Y. June 30, 2014 — New York State United Teachers President Karen E. Magee today issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in Harris v. Quinn.
While the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the importance of collective bargaining and unions to families and communities in its ruling in Harris v. Quinn, let's be clear that working people, who have aspired to the middle class and tried to make a better life for their families, have taken it on the chin for years, AFT President Randi Weingarten says.
RC 12 is planning a trip to Vermont on Wednesday and Thursday October 8-9, 2014. The pickup will be at 7:00 am at Wade and 7:30 am at Mt Carmel Church in Amsterdam. We will visit the Shelburne Museum www.shelburnemuseum.org. We will be staying at the Best Western Windjammer, in S. Burlington. In the evening we will take the Spirit of Ethan Allen – Harvest Moon Dinner Cruise on Lake Champlain. After a complimentary breakfast at the hotel we will visit the Rock of Ages Quarry. Following lunch at the Hilltop restaurant, there will be a tour of Ben and Jerry’s and visit to Church Street Marketplace in Burlington. The bus will return between 9:00 and 9:30.