We are all in this together. Thank you to our Health Care Heroes on the front lines, to the Delivery Drivers, essential Retail, Construction, Telecom, and Utility Workers. Thank you, Grocers and Public Trans, thank you to Crisis Management Teams in Government and thank you to the thousands of Teachers and Parents dealing with so much who are doing their part to stop the spread. Tough times don’t last but tough people do. Long Island Teachers, Teacher leaders in the community.
Below: Members of Laborers Local 66 have been hard at work setting up temporary facilities to expand South Side Hospitals capacity in order to meet the increasing demand for more space.
Below: Schools have been closed for weeks and both teachers and students' lives have been upended. While this crisis is scary for adults, it is even scarier for their students. To reassure these students and to let them know that they are still thinking about them, teachers have begun making videos to let their students know they miss them. Watch as Farmingdale Federation of Teachers' members show their students just how much they miss them.