Lobby-Day-183 3483.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteMembers from District 5 in Manhattan, led by UFT District 15 Representative Zina Burton-Myrick (center), head to the Empire State Plaza Convention Center to start their busy day.
Lobby-Day-183 FB_1.jpgMembers from District 11 in the Bronx, like all the day’s advocates, arose at dawn to take buses to Albany.
Lobby-Day-183 078.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteA Brooklyn member talks about what schools need at the office of State Sen. Roxanne Persaud.
Lobby-Day-183 FB_2.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteStaten Island members chat with Assemblyman Michael Reilly (left) outside the Assembly chambers.
Lobby-Day-183 3100.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteUFT President Michael Mulgrew talks about the union's legislative priorities.
Lobby-Day-183 3124.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteUFT members listen intently to the day’s speakers.
Lobby-Day-183 3680.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteMembers check in before heading for their appointments.
Lobby-Day-183 019.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteLobbyists arrive at Empire State Plaza Convention Center ready for the day.
Lobby-Day-183 026.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteMulgrew (bottom, left), Staten Island Borough Representative Analia Gerard (bottom, third from left), Treasurer Debra Penny (bottom, third from right) and District 31 Representative Sean Rotkowitz (behind Penny) pose with members from the borough.
Lobby-Day-183 048.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteMembers get their marching orders.
Lobby-Day-183 079.jpgEl-Wise NoisetteUFT District 16 Representative Camille Eaddy makes a point during one of her visits.

More than 1,000 UFT members and public school parents traveled to Albany on March 18 to ask their representatives in the state Legislature to fund public education and invest in vital UFT programs.

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