In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT president Randi Weingarten writes about the promise—and the possible pitfalls—of the new Common Core State Standards. If implemented properly—namely, by ensuring that frontline educators are prepared to teach these rigorous new standards—we can provide all children with the problem-solving, critical-thinking and teamwork skills they need to compete in today’s changing world. If not, they will end up in the dustbin of abandoned reforms. Read her full column.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT president Randi Weingarten talks about the accomplishments to date of the Affordable Care Act, even in its early stages. And she discusses the vital role that nurses and healthcare workers—the AFT is one of the largest unions of nurses in the country—play in enhancing patient care and improving the healthcare system. Read Weingarten's column.
2013-2014 Kean University Anticipated Teaching Position Vacancies.
The Council of New Jersey State College Locals (CNJSCL) KUAFF Delegates, on Friday, Feb.15th, joined with the other 10 Local Unions in the State College Council to unanimously to endorse State Senator Barbara Buono for State Governor.
After over two years of difficult negotiations with the State and the State College/University presidents, the Council of New Jersey State College Locals (represented by the 8 State College Union’s), reached a tentative agreement late Friday, January 25, 2013.
A complete list of all Spring 2013 Pay Dates for Kean University Adjunct Faculty are now posted. Click to open the dates.