TEACHERS FOR CHOICE Postponing National Forum Focusing on if it is Time to Leave Teachers Unions

Waiting till after meeting with Randi Weingarten and AFT 7-15-21 TEACHERS FOR CHOICE had previously announced we would be holding a national forum of educators in July asking if it is time to leave our unions. Educators from Los Angeles, San Francisco, Philadelphia, NYC and more were planning to virtually convene to share thoughts andContinue reading “TEACHERS FOR CHOICE Postponing National Forum Focusing on if it is Time to Leave Teachers Unions”

Is NYC Headed for Biometric Digital Student Passports?

Digital Identity and the ‘Gamification’ of Education by Michael Kane 2-1-21 Fulgent Genetics billionaire CEO and founder Ming Hsieh also founded Cogent Systems, a biometric identification company eventually acquired by 3M. Fulgent is one of the laboratories under contract with NYC Schools to conduct in-school COVID testing. The agreement governing this testing between Fulgent andContinue reading “Is NYC Headed for Biometric Digital Student Passports?”

TEACHERS FOR CHOICE Demands of New York Teacher Unions

1-20-21 NY Teachers For Choice is releasing a list of 7 demands for the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), as well as their state-wide umbrella organizations and affiliates (ie AFT, NYSUT, NEA, et. al.). If these demands are met, we will delay the call in our first Resolution for a state-wide diversion of teacher unionContinue reading “TEACHERS FOR CHOICE Demands of New York Teacher Unions”

Resolution to Divert Union Dues from NY Teacher Unions to an Emergency Health Protection Fund

Resolution #1 1-10-21 This resolution has been passed by the NY TEACHERS FOR CHOICE Steering Committee, http://www.nyteachersforchoice.org, originally published at the following link: https://nyteachersforchoice.wordpress.com/2021/01/10/resolution-to-divert-union-dues-from-ny-teacher-unions-to-an-emergency-health-protection-fund/ *** WHEREAS educators and parents throughout New York State have formed an emergency “TEACHERS FOR CHOICE” union caucus; WHEREAS the majority of educators currently in this caucus are members of theContinue reading “Resolution to Divert Union Dues from NY Teacher Unions to an Emergency Health Protection Fund”

Union Leaders Supported REIMAGINE EDUCATION Over 3 Years Ago!

Why Do Teacher Union Leaders Want More Remote Learning? 11-7-2020 As early as 2015, the heads of the largest teacher unions in America were already onboard with the “reimagine education” remote learning initiative which Governor Cuomo announced he was rolling out in the midst of the COVID crisis. This includes Randi Weingarten of the AmericanContinue reading “Union Leaders Supported REIMAGINE EDUCATION Over 3 Years Ago!”