United Federation Of Teachers


Explainer: How City Teachers Are Punished

Friday, April 13, 2012

The recent outcry over the arrests of several New York City teachers accused of sexual misconduct has left many parents wondering how teachers are disciplined and whether too many were allowed to keep their jobs even after complaints are lodged.

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Schools Will Lose $60 Million Due to Impasse Over Teacher Evaluations

Friday, December 30, 2011

New York City education officials and the teachers union say they will not be able to reach an agreement on a new teacher evaluation system by a December 31 deadline. Without an agreement, the city Department of Education will have to forfeit $60 million in federal grant money meant to help 33 struggling schools.


The Brian Lehrer Show

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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14 New Schools to Open in NYC

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

It was not easy to find space, but New York City will get 14 new schools in the fall.

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