Monthly Archives: March 2011

ALERT ALERT ALERT

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO SAVE EDUCATION EXTEND THE MILLIONAIRES TAX – SUPPORT EDUCATION PLEASE CALL YOUR STATE SENATOR AND THE GOVERNOR IMMEDIATELY – Call your Senator and the Governor via the NYS AFL-CIO action line – 1-877-255-9417 (when prompted … Continue reading

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Pop Quiz Time: The Truth About Teachers

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Two Unions, One Vision

Proud members of the WDEA and the WEU (Westhill Employees Union) joined hundreds of Central New Yorkers outside the State Office Building today in support of education. The Governor’s budget includes brutal and horrendous cuts to schools in New York.  … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Call your State Republican Senator NOW!

We just got word that the the Senate Republican Conference is not supporting the extension of the personal income tax surcharge on New York’s highest earners – the  wealthiest 3 percent of New Yorkers. If this so-called “millionaire’s tax”- is … Continue reading

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Veteran Chemistry Teacher Sounds Off

Mr. Rosengarten is a 23 year veteran who teaches in the Washingtonville school district in Orange County, NY.  Check out his Youtube channel, it’s full of outstanding videos which he uses to help science.

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It’s Time to Step Up!

Many of the teachers I work with are asking what can be done to support teachers and public employees in our communities.  It’s time we step up and speak out, not just as teachers but as taxpayers, voters, and concerned … Continue reading

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Thanks for Staying Connected

Thanks for visiting the new blog for the WDEA. We are the members of the American Federation of Teachers, Local 3115, in Syracuse, NY.

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