Oswego Classroom Teachers' Association
Educating Everyone Takes Everyone
Here is the latest, most up-to-date information provided for you from each of your OCTA officers:
Click below for most recent Board of Education agenda/ notes (June 2017).
Why we must say NO to a state constitutional convention
Imagine, if you will, a day when the state of New York has no obligation to educate its young people; a day when it is relieved of its pension obligations to retirees; a day when you have no rights to collective bargaining or even to join a union. Imagine a day when the Adirondacks are no longer "Forever Wild." Or a day when the governor of New York dictates the state's annual budget with no requirement for input or approval from the Legislature.
A signpost is up ahead, but it's not "The Twilight Zone." It's the potential disaster known as a constitutional convention. Read more - Click here.
Submitted by OCTA Negotiations Chair Kim LeRoy
Discussions continue with the district regarding contract negotiations. We have met several times. We continue to make progress and have additional meeting dates scheduled.