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NYSUT Member Briefing - Dec. 11, 2020

Union pushes back on midyear furloughs in Syracuse

Two weeks before the holiday break, the Syracuse Teachers Association faces the city school district’s sudden plans to furlough and lay off teachers and school-related professionals, plans based on rumored 20 percent cuts in school aid. But, could this all be a proverbial failure to communicate?

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NYSUT Member Briefing - Dec. 11, 2020

Union pushes back on midyear furloughs in Syracuse

Two weeks before the holiday break, the Syracuse Teachers Association faces the city school district’s sudden plans to furlough and lay off teachers and school-related professionals, plans based on rumored 20 percent cuts in school aid. But, could this all be a proverbial failure to communicate?

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Finally—it’s President-elect Biden

Patience—counseled by former Vice President Joe Biden all election week as Americans waited for votes to be counted—finally paid off Nov. 7, four days after Election Day, when Biden won in Pennsylvania and gained enough Electoral College votes to acquire a new title: president-elect. AFT President Randi Weingarten says the union’s leaders and members “can’t wait to get started” on the work ahead “with an administration that will embrace and fight for the values we hold dear.”

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