Political Action

  • NYSUT Accelerates Opposition to Tax Credit Scheme

    ALBANY, N.Y. May 28, 2015 — New York State United Teachers today accelerated its push against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed tax giveaway to the wealthy, expanding its multi-media campaign against...

  • Tell Albany to Fix What They Broke!

    After a budget season hurting communities, parents, teachers and most of all children, NYSUT has promulgated a 9-point plan to #RECLAIMTHEJOY of teaching and learning.  This campaign includes having...

  • OPT OUT of THE STATE TEST!

    Dear Parents and Guardians, Over the past couple of years, parents and communities have become aware of the proliferating consequences associated with the New York State ELA and Math tests. These...

  • NYSUT reacts to teacher evaluation plan in state budget

    ALBANY, N.Y. March 31, 2015 — New York State United Teachers today said changes to the teacher evaluation and tenure laws contained in the state budget are a disgrace.   “The teacher evaluation...

  • This Friday 3/27, We're Painting The Town Red for Public Ed!

    All across Long Island, parents, students and teachers are walking Merrick Rd. and Montauk Highway this Friday at 4:30pm in a peaceful walk against the governors attacks on our kids and our schools...

  • Fight Back!

    Take action on Gov. Cuomo's anti-public education agenda.   Join the fight. Here are 12 things you can do, starting today, to help set the record straight on public education and demand fair and...

  • Opt-Out Fact Sheet

    The “Opt-Out” movement continues to grow nationally and in New York state. Parents and teachers are deeply concerned about over-testing and the stress the implementation of the Common Core Learning...

Pages