Jerry Jordan on Emergency Closing of Anna B. Pratt

The District will close the school and relocate students and staff after the PFT’s discovery of dangerously high asbestos levels. PHILADELPHIA–“The PFT is glad that the District is following our recommendation that all students and staff be moved from the Pratt Early Childhood Center until the asbestos in the building has been abated. “When the…

Info on SB 464

SB 464 currently sits in the PA Senate Labor and Industry Committee, chaired by Senator Camera Bartolotta.  Call Senator Bartolotta TODAY (724-225-4380) and tell him to call for a vote NOW on SB 464!  Sample script: “Hello! My name is ____, and I’m calling in support of Senate Bill 464, because all workers deserve safety and…

Article XII, B 19: Evening Meetings

Teachers shall not be required to attend meetings outside of their regularly assigned workday for which there is no additional compensation, except for induction hours, two (2) evening meetings per year and, provided there is joint agreement by the Principal, the Building Representative, and the President of the Home & School Association, or in the…