Veto! Your pay is on the line. Urgent next steps.

Gov. Cooper vetoes terrible pay bill “The General Assembly continues to shortchange teachers and non-certified school personnel like cafeteria workers, bus drivers and teacher assistants, despite a robust economy and decent raises for other state employees,” Cooper said in a news release. “Educators deserve more if our schools are to remain competitive with other states … Continue reading Veto! Your pay is on the line. Urgent next steps.

High Point educators picket before school protesting state budget impasse

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA ADVISORY: High Point educators picket before school protesting state budget impasse Guilford County Schools educators lead picket line before school urging legislators to begin budget negotiations High Point -- Educators from High Point Central High and Ferndale Middle Schools in Guilford County will hold a picket line on the public sidewalk … Continue reading High Point educators picket before school protesting state budget impasse

Rep. Brockman: Keep your promise to public schools. Uphold the veto.

We'd like to remind Rep. Cecil Brockman that he publicly supported these 5 NCAE priority issues on May 1st: -Provide $15 minimum wage for all school personnel, 5% raise for all ESPs (non-certified staff), teachers, admin, and a 5% cost of living adjustment for retirees -Provide enough school librarians, psychologists, social workers, counselors, nurses, and … Continue reading Rep. Brockman: Keep your promise to public schools. Uphold the veto.

Open Letter to the Guilford County Commissioners Regarding the Local Budget Vote

Greetings Commissioners, Attached you will find a copy of our spring petition. It references the 5 priority issues we brought to the NC General Assembly on May 1 of this year. Provide $15 minimum wage for all school personnel, 5% raise for all ESPs (non-certified staff), teachers, admin, and a 5% cost of living adjustment … Continue reading Open Letter to the Guilford County Commissioners Regarding the Local Budget Vote