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Attendance Teachers

Attendance teachers are responsible for making sure individual students attend school and informing the school of any emerging attendance trends or issues. They work with parents, schools and city agencies to find solutions to a child’s attendance problem.

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Chapter Leader

Alternate Chapter Leaders

  • Raymond Jenkins
  • Peter Wilhelm

Delegate Assembly delegates

  • Charles Dickens
  • Robert Feld
  • Gary Geleski
  • Mary Hurd-Brown
  • Marion Marcovitz
  • Dawn Allegra Powell

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What I do: Kenneth McLaughlin, attendance teacher

Attendance teachers ensure that students and their families have the support they need so students attend school every day or participate using technology during this remote-learning period.

Your health benefits during the coronavirus outbreak

With the New York metropolitan area the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, we want to inform you about the health benefits that in-service UFT members with EmblemHealth coverage, whether GHI or HIP, have.

UFT functional chapters

The DOE employs many types of educators and professionals who work with New York City public school students in a variety of ways, from providing guidance to high school seniors to offering physical and occupational therapy to special needs children...

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