In just a few weeks, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Janus v. AFSCME case challenging fair share fees. With the case expected to be decided by June, The Empire Center has decided to take a look at the economic...
The Suffolk’s Edge Teacher Center in collaboration with Western Suffolk BOCES is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a workshop with educational expert and researcher Thomas Guskey. Dr. Guskey is Professor of Educational...
If you are interested in completing some online PD at no extra cost to you or the District, there are some valuable optional GCN tutorials outside of the 7 required modules. They are located on the same homepage when you log in...
A teacher leader calls on public sector unions to renew their passion to fight for their rights in the face of Janus
If you read UCOMM Blog or follow the news, you know that in recent years attacks against public education and...
Required workshops for all new members:
The following workshops will be held at the Union Office at 4 pm.
October 11th - Portfolio Planning with Dr. Maloney
November 15th - Financial Planning
December 20th - Know your...
BSCTA is running a sale of BSCTA merchandise from now through January 6th. Click here to see the merchandise.
Below are flyers for workshops being offered at Suffolk's Edge Teaching Center. Please click the link to download the flyer.
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Listen here to hear the Long Island Teachers radio advertisement reminding you to Vote NO to a Constitutional Convention on Tuesday, November 7th.
When you go to vote, you will need to flip your ballot over to vote on Proposition 1. Once you flip your ballot, fill in the "No" box. Click here to download the sample ballot that is shown above.
Here are some talking points on why you should Vote NO to Prop One, the Constitutional Convention.
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The Smart Decision: Incorporating Smartphones in the Classroom
The election for the BSCTA 2nd Vice President seat was held today. The results are as follows:
Christina Mendolia 142 votes
Chip Giuliano 120 votes
Jean Delucca 78 votes.
Congratulations to Christina...