Everybody has a favorite teacher — maybe it's a teacher who went out of their way to make one student's day or a teacher who brightens up a classroom every day.
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One teacher who...
On Sunday, October 20th, the BSCTA joined thousands of participants in the Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk. This annual event raises money to help those who are newly diagnosed with breast cancer and to raise awareness of...
Laurie Addeo. Age 61, of East Islip and with the biggest heart for Bay Shore. Passed on September 27, 2019. Beloved by her family and the Bay Shore Schools community, Laurie gave her heart to her family her entire life and to the...
Our attendance at Bay Shore Board of Education meetings is essential. It reminds the Board and the community of our presence and commitment to the children we teach. In order to increase attendance at these meetings, we have...
The new member social took place on Wednesday, September 11th at 4pm at the BSCTA Office. The new BSCTA members received a welcome bag loaded with a variety of products to help them throughout their first year. A nice spread...
Taking "the Regents," one of the oldest academic exam systems in the country, has been a rite of passage for high school students in New York for generations.
That may soon change as the state Board of Regents considers...
During the summer months, corporate funded anti-union groups will be out in full force seeking to convince union members to give up their valuable rights and leave their unions.
The bottom line is that the wealthy non-working...
On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the following teachers officially received tenure:
Gia De Stefanis
The BSCTA held its general membership meeting and retiree social on Friday, May 31st at Fat Fish. The member turnout was beyond amazing and we honored our four retirees as well: Maria Fagan (HS), Deb Fuentes (BA), Anne Marie...
Has your classroom ever been so hot that it's nearly impossible for the kids to learn? Take action TODAY at the NYSUT Action Center to ask lawmakers to establish an unsafe maximum room temperature in school buildings to help...
On April 11, 2019, the Bay Shore Alumni Association inducted the Bay Shore High School Hall of Fame Class of 2019. Former teacher and BSCTA member, Philip M. Carpenter, was recognized for all of his hard work and...
Click here to download a fact sheet from NYSUT about the changes to APPR that were included in the 2019 State budget.