When your friends and family ask, tell them "NO! WE ARE NOT OKAY!"
Next Wednesday, the NTU and AFT will be having a meeting at Malcolm X. Shabazz High School to discuss Community Schools.
We invite anyone interested to know more about Community Schools to join us! It is important that NTU members and the community be involved in this process!
Malcolm X. Shabazz High School
80 Johnson Ave
Attached is a letter the Ed Law Center sent to the Commissioner of Education and the School Development Authority in regards to the high level of lead in our water. We continue to monitor the situation and will report out anything that comes out of this.
1) Advisory Board Update – Carole A. Graves, past Newark Teachers Union President and Special Ed Teacher in the Newark Public Schools, has announced her candidacy for the Newark Public school Advisory Board election to be held April 19, 2016. Her campaign will be reaching out for volunteers.
There is a water emergency issue at NPS schools. While EPA and the City Dept of Health work it out NTU members are to handle this situation calmly and as instructed by your administrators.
In a 911 we are here to assist not hinder. More info as it comes in.