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Testimony regarding the development of a statewide blueprint to reimagine education in the new normal

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York State Reimagine Education Advisory Council regarding the development of a statewide blueprint to reimagine education in the new normal.

UFT President Michael Mulgrew

Testimony regarding remote learning and the impact of the coronavirus on the city's schools

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York City Council Committee on Education regarding remote learning and the impact of the coronavirus on city schools.

UFT President Michael Mulgrew

Testimony regarding the New York City FY21 executive budget

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York City Council Committee on Finance and Subcommittee on Capital Budget regarding the New York City fiscal year 2021 executive budget.

UFT nurses wearing masks

Testimony regarding the New York City Essential Workers' Bill of Rights

The UFT submitted testimony to the New York City Council Committee on Civil Service and Labor regarding the New York City Essential Workers' Bill of Rights.

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Testimony regarding NYC's preparation for coronavirus/COVID-19

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York City Council Committees on Health and Hospitals regarding NYC's preparation for coronavirus/COVID-19.

Graph of the NYC school funding timeline

Testimony regarding class size reduction and "zombie" charter schools

UFT President Michael Mulgrew and UFT Assistant Secretary Michael Sill testified before the New York City Council Committee on Education regarding class size reduction and "zombie" charter schools.

Jennifer Guga (left) of PS 203 in Brooklyn gets some help from UFT Vice Presiden

Testimony regarding the exploration of a civil service pipeline

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York State Senate Committees on Civil Service and Pensions and Higher Education regarding the exploration of a civil service pipeline.

Testimony regarding the proposed FY21 executive budget

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York State Senate and Assembly Committees on Finance, Ways and Means and Education regarding the proposed fiscal year executive budget.

UFT President Michael Mulgrew

Testimony regarding the examination of the distribution of Foundation Aid formula as it relates to pupil and district needs

UFT President Michael Mulgrew testified before the New York State Senate Committees on Education and Budget and Revenues regarding the examination of the distribution of Foundation Aid formula as it relates to pupil and district needs.

Anxiety, tears over new state exams

Testimony regarding testing and alternative measures of performance

The UFT submitted testimony to the City Council Committee on Education regarding testing and alternative measures of performance.