Published in the San Antonio Express-News, August 8, 2014
"I had been at the school for two years. My fellow teachers and co-workers knew me as a caring, honest and good teacher. They decided to put pressure on the principal so I wouldn't have to transfer. I was overwhelmed to learn that many of the established teachers in the school talked to our local teachers union and individually to the principal, causing him to let the issue go. I felt a huge amount of relief and gratitude..."
Click on the link below to check out Education Austin's 2013-2014 Year in Review. http://flipagram.com/f/DEWTYNgw1I
To sign the petition: http://petitions.moveon.org/sign/tell-gables-residential?source=c.url&r_by=9926583
Workers Defense Projects's campaign to win better conditions and fair compensation for workers on Gables construction sites is going STATEWIDE Saturday, June 14th!
Congratulations to the following people who have been elected to serve as Education Austin Officers and Executive Board Members:
President -- Ken Zarifis
Vice President for Certified Employees -- Montserrat Garibay
Vice President for Classified Employees -- Trasell Underwood
Treasurer -- Karen Barnes
Recording Secretary -- Victoria Finnegan
The ballots for the biennial Education Austin election were posted to the U.S. mail Monday, May 12th. Please look for them to arrive soon.
Candidate statements and photographs are to be found below the list of the candidates nominated
The following nominees filed for officer positions, and were unopposed, and are duly elected:
Ken Zarifis - President
Montserrat Garibay - Executive Vice President for Certified Employees
Karen Barnes - Treasurer
Victoria Finnegan - Recording Secretary