Jul 11/Council News
My name is Victoria Frenna from the Bellport Teachers Association. I teach 8th and 9th grade Orchestra during the school year and I continue to teach music students throughout the summer. This...
Jun 21/Council News
It's a busy time for all of us here at Long Island Teachers. Regents exams, end of year testing plus the Prom and Graduation season makes for a hectic time of year. We want to congratulate all the...
Jun 10/Council News
This Saturday, at around 1 PM, Long Island Teachers will have a booth at the WBLI Summer Jam at Jones Beach. Performing this year are Meghan Trainor, Fifth Harmony, Iggy Azalea, Charlie Puth, Alessia...
Apr 26/Council News
"Its Teachers’ appreciation week and Long Island Teachers want to thank all educators for their hard work and dedication. This is Cordelia Anthony from Farmingdale High School. I appreciate how my...
Apr 18/Council News
"Earth Day is this Friday, April 22nd and we here at Long Island Teachers want to encourage parents, students and our neighbors to be part of a consciousness that we can all do our part. This is...
Apr 15/Council News
Last week, NYSUT held its annual Representative Assembly convention in Rochester. While there, 2,000 elected delegates from across the state held discussions and debates to set policy and give...
Feb 05/Council News
Genesee County paraeducator Sharon Campbell can’t help but see the irony. For 16 years, she worked with cognitively impaired young adults, teaching them what they would need to know to successfully...
Dec 31/Council News
Season’s Greetings! As Educators we witness the magic of the Season as students look forward to the winter break and all its celebrations. Sadly, the Holidays can be a difficult time for some...
Nov 25/Council News
Thanksgiving is my all-time favorite holiday; the food, friends and family -not necessarily in that order- and the opportunity to express how thankful I am for the blessings in my life! My list...
Nov 05/Council News
newsday.com A state task force will hold simultaneous public hearings on controversial Common Core academic standards, testing and curriculum Friday in Stony Brook and at four other sites across the...
Sep 17/Council News
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Feb 23/Council News
ALBANY, N.Y. Feb. 23, 2015 — New York State United Teachers President Karen E. Magee released the following statement in response to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s misinformed comments about New York’s teacher-...