Monthly Archives: June 2016

SED certificate registration system is live

This week the State Education Department opened the new online registration system required of all certified classroom teachers and Level III teaching assistants working in public schools and BOCES. The process is being done through the TEACH system. SED this … Continue reading

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Governor signs extension for new APPR agreements

In the final hours of the session, both houses approved legislation that would give school districts and unions until Dec. 31 to submit new Annual Professional Performance Review plans with the State Education Department. Districts around the state have been … Continue reading

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NYSUT activism staves off last-minute legislative attacks

Last week, just as the legislative session was drawing to a close, some cynical lawmakers launched a number of 11th-hour attacks on teachers, public education and working families. NYSUT legislative staff stalked the Capitol day and night, meeting with lawmakers … Continue reading

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Top 10 Things to Do Before Summer Break

Things to Get Done This Week Please register your preferred home email with us so we can contact you over the summer regarding contract and APPR updates as well as back-to-school info and events.  Complete the simple survey by visiting our website: https://wdea3115.wordpress.com/2016/06/17/stay-in-touch-over-the-summer/ … Continue reading

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Stay in Touch Over the Summer

WDEA members, please take a moment to register your preferred home email with us so we can keep in touch and send you important APPR and contract updates as well as back to school info and events.  Thank you and … Continue reading

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Elementary Clubs

In the latest WDEA contract, elementary clubs were added to the co-curricular schedule to recognize work that is being done at the elementary level (K-6) without compensation (WPS mileage club, CRS drama club etc) and to incentivize new clubs being … Continue reading

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