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New DOE guidance during the coronavirus school closure

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The following email was sent on March 27 from UFT President Michael Mulgrew to DOE-employed members.


The Department of Education, in consultation with the union, has issued new guidance to principals about issues facing our schools during this challenging time. The FAQ released by the DOE this week answers some of the pressing questions that have arisen since we entered the remote teaching and learning era on March 24.

Find the answers provided to principals on the following topics:

The DOE and the UFT continue to work diligently to resolve issues that have not yet been finalized, like teacher evaluation and recording student and teacher attendance. Please be patient as we continue to work to get all of your questions answered.

Stay healthy and safe.

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