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Queens Parent Newsletter - January 2020

This is the Jan. 16 issue of the Queens parent newsletter.

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Manhattan Parent Newsletter - January 2020

This is the Jan. 16 issue of the Manhattan parent newsletter.

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Bronx Parent Newsletter - January 2020

This is the Jan. 9 issue of the Bronx parent newsletter.

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Schools invited to apply for Bronx Plan

Applications will be accepted for a second group of schools to join the Bronx Collaborative Schools Plan, a joint initiative of the city Department of Education and the UFT that empowers educators to drive improvement at their schools.

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Staten Island Parent Newsletter - December 2019

This is the Dec. 19 issue of the Staten Island parent newsletter.

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Brooklyn Parent Newsletter - December 2019

This is the Dec. 16 issue of the Brooklyn parent newsletter.

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Teacher prep enrollment drops sharply

Enrollment in teacher preparation programs has declined across the United States by more than a third since 2010, according to a new study from the Center for American Progress

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New Massachusetts law cuts school funding gaps

 Massachusetts adopted a law on Nov. 26 that will provide an additional $1.5 billion to the state’s school districts.

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Indiana teachers march for education

Thousands of red-garbed educators and their supporters marched through Indianapolis on Nov. 19 for a Red for Ed Action Day to demand improvements to public education in Indiana.

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On the button

Bright Horizons Day Care workers in downtown Brooklyn have triumphantly pinned their “Union Proud” buttons back on to celebrate winning a National Labor Relations Board settlement in October that ensures the UFT members "have the right to wear union buttons and other union insignia in the workplace.”