I consider it important, indeed urgently necessary, for intellectual workers to get together, both to protect their own economic status and, also, generally speaking, to secure their influence in the political field.

-Albert Einstein (commenting on why he joined the AFT)

News & Updates

The latest news and updates from USEP.

Bargaining Update 8/25/2016

Posted by USEP on Aug 25, 2016

USEP Bargaining Update “More of the Same” Tonight contract negotiations continued in the 7th Instructional bargaining session for the 2106-2017 school year with USEP presenting an opening “Economic Proposal” for the teachers. The USEP proposal provided for a 4%,...

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Bargaining Update 8/24/2016

Posted by USEP on Aug 25, 2016

USEP Bargaining Update “See you in September” Tonight contract negotiations continued in the 8th SRP bargaining session for the 2106-2017 school year with USEP presenting an opening “Economic Proposal.” The proposal provided for a 4% increase to the base salary for...

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The Truth About Charter Schools

Posted by USEP on Aug 24, 2016

On Sunday night, John Oliver did something incredible on his HBO show “Last Week Tonight”: He exposed the waste, fraud and abuse that are far too common in the charter school industry. From schools that close in the middle of the year to companies that put profits...

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