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The UFT offers a range of podcasts. Check out what's featured or browse all our shows: news and conversations, information about union rights and benefits, and tips for how to forge a successful career as a New York City public school teacher. 

Featured episode

Classroom Cafe

Feelings of isolation, stress and anxiety have been heightened during the pandemic, creating the perfect storm for an increase in substance use and other addictive behaviors. In this episode of the Classroom Café podcast, Anthony Rizzuto of the Seafield Treatment Center on Long Island, a master social worker, alcoholism and substance abuse counselor and national speaker, will discuss how these stressors can affect you and your loved ones and how best to cope with them. He'll give you strategies for managing emotions without resorting to unhealthy coping mechanisms and explain how you can support others in these difficult times.