Imagine you can see the emails of the principal and assistant principal where you are mentioned. “If Ms. Smith wants to bring up the UFT, then let’s go observe her class. Maybe she will think twice next time.”
Did you email the superintendent and never hear back? Imagine you can see if they forwarded the email to others.
Do you believe the funds in your community school are being misappropriated? Imagine you can see where the money is going and what the recent audit done on your school looks like. Read More
We continue with the?The?SCI Files…
There has to be a professional and adult way of saying “Told you so!” ?Sit down and grab some popcorn again, because the craziness never ends here with this … Read More
I didn’t think that I would have to update my “Allegations Against Mr. Portelos” list again, but unfortunately I did. Those who have been working tirelessly to end my career hit a new … Read More
It’s pretty surreal to go from missing union meetings during my probationary years to becoming UFT Chapter Leader and now running for a NY State United Teachers (NYSUT) position this April.
Other dates on the real estate files found on my DOE computer show house sales that took place as late as July 26, 2012. That is 5 months AFTER the devices were out of my possession. Read More
In the wake of the?PS 106Q Marcella Sills “School of No” fiasco, I decided to make a list of the cases I initiated, or knew about, pertaining to my own community school … Read More
Tired of being abused with extra work that isn’t helping your students, less time, less autonomy and not even a raise since 2009? Don’t be angry …just “hack” the payroll system like I did and take what you worked hard for. Read More
Her name is Jennifer and she is in her early twenties. She wanted to be a teacher since she was a little girl. Her mother was a teacher. Her father was a teacher. Both are … Read More
Wait! Not so fast. Don’t go too far former Chancellor Dennis Walcott and former Superintendent Erminia Claudio.
UPDATE: City of NY Visits the post below:
Today’s … Read More
They say “When life throws you lemons, just make lemonade.” Going along with that saying I have had plenty of lemons thrown at me. Come get your lemonade.
I was told that on … Read More
It’s not only important that you can just read, but that you can … Read More
Today is the first official day of the 2013-2014 school year for students and therefore the beginning of this dreaded evaluation system. I hear teachers are … Read More
*Note: I had to jump out of vacation mode here in Greece for this one.
I cashed in my American Airlines miles and came here with my family in attempt to unwind and relax. Now … Read More
JUNE 7 2013 – UPDATE ON THE BOTTOM IN RED
As most of you may know, I have been strongly advocating for the students … Read More
For those of you who are following my crazy saga, you know I filed a Federal lawsuit (Read More
Where is my union? Where is the United Federation of Teachers (UFT)? Where is the American Federation of Teachers (AFT)? Where is the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT)? Read More
“We want the worst possible teachers in the classroom” – … Read More
Time I was kept out of the classroom for no reason:
From STEM Lab (above)
to this?reassignment center (below)
The short version:
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