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On the Record with Michael Mulgrew

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Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), talks about education – both the practice and the politics – in New York City, New York State and the nation.

Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), talks about education – both the practice and the politics – in New York City, New York State and the nation.
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Michael Mulgrew, president of the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), talks about education – both the practice and the politics – in New York City, New York State and the nation.

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@uftny

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English


Episodes

Season 2

8/30/2019
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“On The Record with Michael Mulgrew” is back for its second season with all new episodes starting this September from UFT Podcasts.

Duration:00:01:10

Have A Great Summer

7/12/2019
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On this episode of “On The Record,” UFT President Michael Mulgrew talks about the need for educators to find ways to recharge over the summer. And UFT Marketing Promotions Executive Lorrie-Ann Gheraldi discusses some fun summer deals available on the UFT Members App. To hear this or previous episodes, go to the UFT website, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to your podcasts. "On the Record" will return with new episodes this September.

Duration:00:06:09

Abe Levine

7/3/2019
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This episode is dedicated to one of the founding members of the UFT, former President for Elementary schools Abe Levine. Abe was critical to the formation of this union and lived for this union and in service of his membership. On behalf of all the United Federation of Teachers, thank you Abe Levine for leading the way.

Duration:00:03:29

50th Annual Albert Shanker Scholarships

6/26/2019
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Aspiring doctors, lawyers, scientists and teachers were among the more than 180 students from New York City public high schools who received UFT college scholarships at the 50th Albert Shanker Scholarship Awards celebration this year. With special guest speaker New York State Attorney General Letitia James giving words of guidance, the students celebrated this pivotal moment in their lives as they prepared to embark for college.

Duration:00:19:52

UFT Spring Education Conference

6/7/2019
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Presidential contender? Check. Inspirational stories? Check. Serenade by the NYC Schools Chancellor? Check. This year’s UFT Spring Educational Conference had it all. Catch up on all the bochinche with the latest episode of “On the Record with Michael Mulgrew” available on the UFT website, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher or wherever you listen to your podcasts.

Duration:00:07:30

"Stand Up and Run!"

5/24/2019
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Ever consider running for public office? Many UFT members have the skills our communities need, but they need a nudge to "stand up and run!" Listen to the latest edition of "On the Record with Michael Mulgrew” as the UFT president asks three dynamic members of the New York State Assembly — Alicia Hyndman, Jaime Williams and Carmen de la Rosa — to share their stories about the journeys they made to elected office and the challenges they surmounted.

Duration:01:30:00

Student Debt Relief Program

5/2/2019
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Saddled with student loans? Unable to navigate the many loan forgiveness programs out there? You aren’t alone. The UFT has partnered with a new service and reputable law firm to help guide members every step of the way. UFT President Michael Mulgrew walks listeners through the Student Debt Relief Program, a new benefit for UFT members only, in the latest episode of On The Record, found on iTunes, Google Play or wherever you listen to your podcasts.

Duration:00:17:26

Beyond Suspensions: Changing School Culture, One School's Journey

3/12/2019
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At a Bronx elementary school, suspensions and disciplinary incidents are down while student happiness, academics and parental engagement are up. How? By changing school culture. Hear more as UFT President Michael Mulgrew talks with the educators and the principal at PS 42 in the Bronx about the changes they made by bringing in resources and the joint UFT-DOE program known as the Positive Learning Collaborative.

Duration:00:18:06

The Bronx Plan with Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza

2/16/2019
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Traditionally underserved schools in the Bronx, East New York, Brownsville and the Rockaways are getting a boost in the new Bronx Collaborative Schools Plan. Educators in these 50 schools will get to decide what their schools need to thrive — a sea change from the usual top-down decision making process in most public schools. Hear more as UFT President Michael Mulgrew and Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza talk about the ‘Bronx Plan’ and why it’s long overdue.

Duration:00:24:30

Paid Parental Leave with Greer Hansen-Velazquez

1/17/2019
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Thinking of starting — or expanding — your family? UFT President Michael Mulgrew discusses paid parental leave with Greer Hansen-Velazquez, who runs UFT parental leave workshops for the expectant mothers, new fathers and adoptive and foster parents who are all eligible for six weeks of paid time off with their new children thanks to this new benefit that the UFT negotiated with the city in 2018.

Duration:00:08:17

Teacher of the Year Alhassan Susso

12/7/2018
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UFT President Michael Mulgrew and New York State Teacher of the Year Alhassan Susso, a Bronx social studies instructor, talk about the magic of teaching and what it takes to reach students. Listen to this latest On the Record podcast available on the UFT website, on iTunes, on Spotify, on Stitcher or on Google Play.

Duration:00:12:10

Teacher Evaluation

11/16/2018
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The new DOE-UFT contract reduces the number of observations for the vast majority of teachers. In this episode of On the Record with Michael Mulgrew, the UFT president talks with PS 204K Chapter Leader and member of the contract negotiating team Trisha Arnold about the changes to the teacher evaluation system and how they will benefit teachers.

Duration:00:25:13

Women and the 2018 Election

11/4/2018
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In this episode, United Federation of Teacher's President Michael Mulgrew interviews Brette McSweeney, President of Eleanor’s Legacy. They discuss The Baker Project and the effort to elect more Democratic women to office, particularly to the New York State Senate.

Duration:00:08:30

Contract at a glance

11/4/2018
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In this episode, United Federation of Teacher's President Michael Mulgrew gives the highlights of the new DOE-UFT contract.

Duration:00:01:37

New Teachers

11/4/2018
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On this episode, the United Federation of Teacher's President Michael Mulgrew is joined by UFT Vice-President Karen Alford to discuss the impact of the new contract on new teachers.

Duration:00:12:14

Paraprofessionals

11/4/2018
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On this episode, the United Federation of Teacher's President Michael Mulgrew is joined by UFT Paraprofessional Chapter Leader Shelvy Young-Abrams to discuss the highlights and significance of the new contract with regards to paras.

Duration:00:11:52

New Contract

11/2/2018
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On this episode, the United Federation of Teacher's President Michael Mulgrew discusses the new contract highlighting frequently asked questions by members.

Duration:00:14:14