2018 Chapter Elections: What’s At Stake, What You Can Do

Be a Stronger UFT Chapter Leader

Why doesn’t the UFT leadership fight back against abusive administrators? Why did the UFT go along with an evaluation system that teacher’s don’t understand, that forces teachers to do 4-6 observations per year? Why is UFT leadership claiming that the 2014 contract’s paltry raises and increases to health care premiums… Read More

Fight Workplace Bullying at the DOE. File an Article 23 Harassment Complaint on the 23rd of the Month

Part of UFT Solidarity’s mission statement is to combat workplace bullying and harassment. This not only helps our fellow UFT members, but also the students. Not many know this, and the UFT leadership does not often jump in to tell you, but there is a section of the contract that is supposed… Read More

Community says “Enough!” and Rallies to Remove an Abusive Administrator

What effect does a poor educational leader have on a school? On students? On a community? What standards are NYC DOE principals held to? At what point does the chancellor’s office say enough? Come join a coalition of educators from UFT Solidarity Caucus, New Action, Don’t Tread on Educators, parents… Read More

Announcement of Solidarity Caucus to UFT Executive Board

Since there were no responses from UFT leadership, acknowledging Solidarity Caucus,  Francesco Portelos went to the UFT Executive Board meeting in person to notify them. Great change is coming… From: info@solidaritycaucus.orgSolidarity Caucus Date: Sep 25, 2014 2:49 PM Subject: Re: Solidarity Caucus To: Cc: Leroy Barr ,,Ellie Engler ,Debra Penny… Read More