Many members have been inquiring about VSTA apparel. As always, new members will receive a free t-shirt, but those members looking to purchase a new t-shirt, a long sleeve t-shirt or a sweatshirt can do so by clicking here. There is no obligation to purchase and this is not a fundraiser for the VSTA.
REFUSE THE TEST
Scores of VSTA members, along with their parent partners, turned out on Saturday, March 12TH to let our legislators know the test and punish agenda must end and Valley Stream needs to get it's fair share of state aid.
Friedrichs V. California Teacher Association
The United States Supreme Court will begin hearing opening remarks on this case today.
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Forum on Public Education
On November 18, 2015 a Public Education Forum was held in Valley Stream. The event was coordinated by parent activists and VSTA was asked to lend a hand. Many members joined parents and community leaders with hundreds in attendance. The event enjoyed wide spread coverage on social media and in Newsday.
VSTA Awards Scholarships to Graduating Seniors
The Valley Stream Teacher’s Association is proud to provide thousands of dollars in scholarships to two deserving graduates from each High School. We are very happy to award the eighth annual Valley Stream High School Teachers Scholarships to Ronald Pritipaul and Kayla Diedrick from Central High School, Jefferson-Lawrence Poserio and Vanessa Salinas Comuzzi from South High School and Rubab Malik and Rishi Dutt from North High School. Congratulations to all the winners!
Valley Stream Running Club 5K Event
VSTA members manning the water stop at the Valley Stream Running Clubs 5k Event on May 31, 2015
VSTA Executive Board Adopts I Refuse Policy
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VSTA Negotiations Update
As of May 11, 2015
TA's (HS) (settled)
TA's (13) (settled)
Teacher Aides (13) (settled)
Supervisory Aides (HS) (impasse)