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:
The US Department of Labor recently posted this document about FMLA rights. Please keep this valueable resource handy for any and all questions regarding your federally protected FMLA rights.
While the now discredited Cami Anderson was still in office and the current SAS Sup't Chris Cerf was N.J. Commissioner of Education, they agreed to the following language in our contract regarding Supplemental Fringe Benefits:
1. That the SFBF shall solicit open market competitive quotes on the entire supplemental employee benefit package bargaining unit members.
2. That the SFBF shall, after review of all quotes, review and select a benefit provider.
1) NTU Website – Remember to visit the Newark Teachers Union website! We are still collecting members’ class size issues and contract proposals (click on our Survey section). You can also send in address changes or email address changes to us right on the home page. We will be adding a formal Advisory survey to the website over the next few days.
Dear Aides and Clerks: