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This Week’s Focus Listen to Michael Mulgrew discuss the Student Debt Relief Program Saddled with student loans? Unable to navigate the many loan forgiveness programs out there? You aren’t alone. The UFT has partnered with a new service and reputable law firm to help guide members every step of the way. UFT President Michael Mulgrew walks listeners through the Student Debt Relief Program, a new … Continue reading This & That …

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You Should Know Functional Chapters Workshop for social workers and licensed mental health staff: School social workers and licensed mental health staff are encouraged to attend mental health workshops presented by the UFT Member Assistance Program and LearnUFT. The sessions will take place at the UFT’s borough offices. The next session is on Wednesday, May 8, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at the UFT’s Bronx borough … Continue reading What’s Happening …

4 MORE DAYS UNTIL SPRING BREAK!!!

This Week’s Focus Members who still need UFT election ballots can cast their votes in person As a result of our successful Get Out the Vote strategies, we have received many requests for duplicate ballots from people who did not receive or misplaced their ballots. The April 8 deadline for requesting ballots has passed, but the American Arbitration Association has informed us that UFT members … Continue reading 4 MORE DAYS UNTIL SPRING BREAK!!!

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This Week’s Focus Vote in the UFT election UFT elections: Ballots in the UFT election for officer positions, executive board and an array of delegate positions have been mailed to members’ homes. Any member who fails to receive a ballot or receives an incorrect ballot should notify the American Arbitration Association, 120 Broadway, 21st Floor, New York, NY 10271 (phone: 800-529-5218; email: ulerios@adr.org) no later than 5 … Continue reading This & That …

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This Week’s Focus Mulgrew calls for more city funding for school programs that directly aid students UFT President Michael Mulgrew made the case for more funding for school programs that directly support teaching and learning in budget testimony on March 20 to the City Council Education Committee. At the same time, he asked Council members to make sure state funds are not derailed or swallowed … Continue reading What’s Happening …