What's at stake for members and their families? Working families deserve effective representation in government. The first step is to elect people who will stand up for what's right. NTU COPE works to support candidates for local, state and national office who will fight for such important issues as:
Terrific video produced by the American Federation of Teachers on the history of the Newark Teachers Union. Featuring former President Carole Graves and current Secretary/Treasurer Michael R. Iovino.
1) Advisory Board Meeting: The NTU has had several big legal victories in recent weeks, and we need to keep the momentum going. Make sure you get out to next week’s Advisory Board meeting and get your voice heard!
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 6:00 p.m.
Ivy Hill Elementary School
107 Ivy Hill
Newark, NJ 07108
If you would like to speak at the meeting, make sure you fill out the online form.
During this bleak period in American public education history where educators are beset on all sides by enemies and reminders of the War on Teachers, it is absolutely fitting that we take time to pat ourselves on the back. We do that this year by awarding our first Member Recognition Award.
1) Hall of Fame Dinner: The 18th Annual Albert Shanker Scholarship Awards are upon us. If you are a full member of the NTU, your son/daughter is eligible to apply. If you are a full member of the NTU and you are a Paraprofessional in our public school district who is currently attending college then you are eligible to apply.