Press Release: UFT Solidarity Files for Injunctive Relief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 1, 2020 Contact:  Lydia Howrilka (917) 705-5699 Lydia.howrilka@live.com  NEW YORK: Five educators in NYC public schools have filed an injunction against the City of New York and Chancellor Richard Carranza stating that the City’s system of permitting certain educators with the opportunity to file for and… Read More

For Your Consideration: Today’s Verdict with guest Lydia Howrilka

Tune in tomorrow August 6th at 9:00am/1:00pm/9:30pm and then again on Friday at 6:30am and 12:30pm on Optimum CH 67 | FiOs CH 2133 to watch Lydia Howrilka be interviewed on @bronxnettv Today’s Verdict! We talk about #uftsolidarity, #covid19, #backtoschooland safety! If you do not have cable it will stream live at www.bronxnet.org! #strongerunion #uftsolidarity… Read More

Press Release: The Solidarity Caucus of the United Federation of Teachers calls for the resignation of schools Chancellor Richard Carranza.

Sign Petition Here: https://tinyurl.com/y6s7zjw2 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2020 Contacts:Lydia Howrilka (email below for phone number)Claudia Giordano (email below for phone number)solidaritycaucus@gmail.com NEW YORK: The Solidarity Caucus of the United Federation of Teachers calls for the resignation of schools Chancellor Richard Carranza. As the pandemic related to the COVID-19… Read More

September Return: What Will Teachers Face?

Opening schools in September must involve many critical safety protocols, already in place in medical facilities, public buildings, and businesses. These include: 1. Availability of universal testing for Covid infection and antibodies 2. Screening (questioning) for prior Covid exposure  3. Checking each person’s temperature at building entrances  Sanitation protocols include:… Read More