Find out where the PA candidates for governor stand on public education, higher education, charter schools and employee rights.
Dear CCAFT Member,
On Monday, April 11, 2014, the Corpus Christi ISD School Board members voted 4-3 against reinstating continuing contracts. This was a bad decision by the board and all employee organizations were unified behind reinstating continuing contracts. Starting in the fall of 2014, all teachers moving from a probationary contract will be issued a one-year term contract. Click here to read more.
Protracted Khepera Charter School contract talks result in massive teacher turnover, as contract talks it 18-month mark.
A survey of Pennsylvanians by Terry Madonna's Opinion Research group found that 71 percent of Pennsylvanians believe the state needs to make a bigger investment in public education.
On Thursday, April 17th, the 2014 White Bear Lake Teacher of the Year was announced.
Working class poets, musicians, filmmakers, artists, cooks, organizers, activists and everyone else invited to come and participate in celebration and solidarity on Thursday, May 1 from 5:30 to 10 or so at the new Resistencia space 4926 Cesar Chavez. Lilia Rosas will MC.
Commit, organize, put this together, communicate with us. We need you! Here's a list of immediate commitments needed. Please respond.
Overall it was a quite week at the State House. Both chambers have till May 15th to act on all remaining bills. All committees are working their way through them.
NORTH ROCKLAND Community Day 5k/Fun Run
June 8th, 2014 at Bowline Park, Haverstraw
Have Healthy Fun and Support a Great Cause! Proceeds from this year's event will help Aris Gomez (student at NR), Billy Keenan (teacher at NR) and Laura Marriotti of Stony Point.