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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Chalk up another big change from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to current Mayor Bill de Blasio: After more than four years without a contract, ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri May 02, 2014 at 09:12 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has for years been at war with his city's teachers union, using the giant megaphone available to him as both a billionaire and the mayor of the nation's ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 44 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2013 at 06:55 PM PST with 54 Recommends
Really, Mayor Bloomberg? Less than a month ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2013 at 07:49 AM PST with 67 Recommends
We know that the flawed New York City teacher ratings data that was released last week is broadly unreliable, with a high margin of error and ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun Mar 04, 2012 at 06:55 PM PST with 57 Recommends
Despite the blackout of national media outlets the Resistance is Growing against union busting. There is an expanding nationwide coordinated and targeted direct action campaign against the ruling ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 99 comments on Sun May 15, 2011 at 02:13 PM PDT with 157 Recommends
Here is a basic round-up of stories that appeared on Union Review in the last week. I hope this effort yields more interest in the labor movement to the ...
by Union Review
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Jun 28, 2009 at 08:11 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
It’s nice to report some good news on the labor front—one of the biggest labor organizing victories in the last half-century. The United Federation of Teachers—the New York City-...
by Tasini
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Oct 24, 2007 at 06:19 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
[I hope this post about Jonathan Kozol, inequality and No Child Left Behind proves interesting. It was written by Peter Goodman, who blogs at Edwize ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 10, 2007 at 01:34 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
[I hope this post about the changes to No Child Left Behind proposed by Congress proves interesting. It was originally posted on Edwize ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2007 at 10:36 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
[I hope this post about the changes to No Child Left Behind proposed by Congress proves interesting. It was originally posted ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2007 at 09:32 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
[I hope this post by UFT President Randi Weingarten on Hurricane Katrina and its continuing impact on New Orleans schools proves interesting. It's crossposted ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Aug 29, 2007 at 11:28 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Mark your calendars : tonight at 7pm is the next step toward bringing New York City's home child care providers into the same union as New York City's public school teachers. For many New ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Aug 28, 2007 at 10:33 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
[This post was written by UFT President Randi Weingarten and crossposted from Edwize ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Aug 24, 2007 at 11:09 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
28,000 home day care workers in New York City are one step closer to joining the United Federation of Teachers . Home day care ...
by SteveUFT
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2007 at 09:24 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
� copyright 2007 Betsy L. Angert Recently, I read an article in The New York Times, The Critical ...
by Bcgntn
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 26, 2007 at 09:01 AM PDT with 6 Recommends