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Michael Mulgrew

Michael Mulgrew appears in the following:

Mulgrew on Teacher Contracts, Charter Schools and More

Monday, February 17, 2014

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers, gives an update on the UFT's positions on teacher contract negotiations, charter schools and weather-related school closings.

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UFT Endorses Bill Thompson

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Yesterday the New York City teacher's union endorsed Democrat Bill Thompson for mayor. Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers in New York, talks about the endorsement, how education issues will figure into the mayoral race, and the Bloomberg education legacy.

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Teacher Evaluation System Announced

Friday, February 17, 2012

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers in New York, discusses how New York State education officials and teachers' unions came to a compromise and how teacher evaluations will be done.

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Unions Join Occupy Wall Street

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

President of 32BJ Service Employees International Union (SEIU), Mike Fishman and president of the United Federation of Teachers in New York Michael Mulgrew explain why their unions are joining the Occupy Wall Street protests today.

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Mixed Signals for Teachers

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers, discusses the messages to educators in both the State of the Union address and Mayor Bloomberg's State of the City.

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Teacher Evaluations and Getting To Know Cathie Black

Monday, December 06, 2010

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers in New York, discusses the upcoming hearing to determine whether teacher effectiveness scores will be released to the public, and what we learned from Cathie Black's first interview.

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Union Take on the New Schools Chancellor

Friday, November 12, 2010

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers, offers his take on the next schools chancellor, Cathie Black.

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Calls for School Reform

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Yesterday, Mayor Bloomberg said he'll end tenure as-we-know-it and President Obama said he supports a longer school year.  Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers, and Beth Fertig, WNYC's education reporter, react to these calls for reform and other recent proposals. 

What do you think of a longer school year?

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New York City Teachers

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

The president of the United Federation of TeachersMichael Mulgrew, talks about the rubber rooms, teacher seniority and negotiating on behalf of New York City teachers.

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Teaching Tests

Thursday, April 10, 2008

Can an individual teacher help an individual student? The teachers’ union head says there is no way to measure whether that's true, or not. Michael Mulgrew, a United Federation of Teachers vice president, argues teachers' impact on test scores can't be isolated and they should not figure ...

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