As CUNY Teachers Campaign for Safe Reopening, Judge Bars Hunter College Campus Schools from Starting In-Person Classes in Rooms without Real HEPA Filters
NYS Supreme Court Judge Eileen Rakower, NY County, has granted a temporary restraining order barring administrators at the Hunter College Campus Schools from compelling teachers and College Laboratory Technicians to return in-person instruction in rooms without HEPA filters. Read the Temporary Restraining Order.
Open Enrollment Period
September 1, 2020 – September 30, 2020
A limited open enrollment period for the New York State United Teachers Catastrophe Major Medical (CMM) Plan is in effect from September 1, 2020 – September 30, 2020, for coverage effective January 1, 2021. Full-time Active and Adjunct members (dues-payers) of the Professional Staff Congress (PSC) who reside in New York state are eligible to take advantage of this offer. In addition, current CMM Plan participants may want to consider adding eligible family members who are not currently enrolled in the CMM Plan.
This fall there is also an Open Enrollment and Change Period for Basic Health Coverage Plans for full-time active and eligible adjunct employees (Oct. 1 - 30) and for retirees (Nov. 1 - 30). For details go to the Welfare Fund website.