NYSUT announces new advancing racial justice in education agenda

Thursday, February 25, 2021

NYSUT is requesting $2 million in the state budget to replicate statewide a union-created positive learning collaborative (PLC) partnership in New York City that aims to improve overall school climate, reduce school suspensions and improve academic outcomes. More information on the United Federation of Teachers’ PLC, run in partnership with the New York City Department of Education, can be found here. The UFT also is seeking $2 million to expand its New York City-specific program.