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"NYSUT Members Are Meeting Critical Needs in a Time of Crisis"

Video | 1:51sec

Issues: All

Description: NYSUT members are stepping up across New York State to meet critical needs in this time of crisis. How are you supporting YOUR students and community? We want to know. You can share your story online here:

"Share NYSUT's New #FundOurFuture Ad!"

Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Budget and Revenue

Description: NYSUT's new ad highlighting the need for new taxes on the ultrawealthy to raise revenue for critical investments in public education.

"Delete DeVos"

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Issues: Other

Description: From the courtroom to the classroom, there is a massive effort underway to undermine unions and public schools and to divide working people. Don't let Betsy DeVos and her cronies convince you to abandon and weaken our union. Say NO to Betsy and YES to our union!

"Janus vs. AFSCME Council 31"

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Issues: All

Description: Janus vs. AFSCME Council 31

"Andy's 4 Reasons to Phone Bank"

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Issues: All

Description: Andy's 4 Reasons to Phone Bank

"Take the Pledge to Vote!"

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Issues: All

Description: Take the Pledge to Vote!

"NYSUT 2016 RA Video"

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Issues: All

Description: NYSUT 2016 RA Video

"The Education Extreme Team"

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Issues: All

Description: Donald Trump and Ted Cruz lead the Education Extreme Team: attacking teachers, promoting irresponsible voucher schemes, and undermining public schools across the country. Hear them tout their vitriolic agenda in their own words!

"Fight for $15 - Cheryl - North Country - V3"

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Issues: All

Description: Despite having three jobs between herself and her husband, and being extremely resourceful with making ends meet, NYSUT School-Related Professional, Cheryl explains why the Fight for $15 is critical so working families can earn a living wage.

"Teach and Inspire"

Video | 30sec

Issues: All

Description: Unprecedented activism by parents and teachers opened the door for much-needed change in public education. Here's what matters: teaching and learning. Let's work together to continue this progress for our students. #TeachAndInspire

"SRP Recognition Day 2015"

Video | 3:08sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: Tuesday, November 17, is School-Related Professionals Day in New York. Please join NYSUT in thanking and congratulating all the SRPs you know!


Video | 40sec

Issues: All

Description: You are so much more than a number! Watch and share our new web video.

"Rev. Terrence Melvin, International President CBTU"

Video | 1:50sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: The International President of CBTU discusses the importance of a quality public education during the 44th CBTU International Convention in Chicago, IL.

"Piggy Bank"

Video | 1:00sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: Under the Governor's latest backdoor voucher tax credit scheme, hundreds of millions of dollars that should go to public schools and services would be siphoned off…and that money would go to fund a shady private school tax credit that would benefit the privileged elite!

"Wisconsin Warning"

Video | 4:30min

Issues: All

Description: Just one month after taking office, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker introduced Act 10, which was the first step toward crippling the labor movement in Wisconsin. Wisconsin educators never saw it coming. Here in New York, we have been warned. Let's get organized.

"Put Our Kids First"

Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: Cuomo wants to pile on high-stakes testing, privatize classrooms and divert money away from public schools by giving huge tax breaks to the wealthy. Governor, New Yorkers agree: Put politics aside and put our kids first.


Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Budget

Description: Nearly two-thirds of New Yorkers already oppose Governor Cuomo's toxic test-and-punish education plan. Help spread the word to ensure that the Senate and Assembly reject the governor's reckless agenda!


Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Budget

Description: SUNY students tell Gov. Andrew Cuomo to do what's right for SUNY students and public higher education in New York state. The ad was produced by United University Professions.

"White Board"

Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: Watch and share our new TV ad challenging the Governor's dangerous, out-of-touch "test-and-punish" agenda!


Video | 1:40sec

Issues: All

Description: All across America radical extremists are opening new fronts in their war on teachers and working families.

"New Year"

Video | 0:30sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: Watch and share our new TV ad demanding that the Governor support our future and fairly fund our public schools!

"Get Out the Vote 2014"

Video | 6:37sec

Issues: All

Description: Which attack, indignity, or offense has you most motivated this election season? Get involved, get engaged, and make sure that you and all your friends and colleagues vote on November 4!

"Campbell Brown: In Her Own Words"

Video | 1:55sec

Issues: Prekindergarten – 12

Description: Former cable infotainment talking head Campbell Brown has emerged as the celebrity spokesperson for New York's anti-public schools, anti-tenure, union-bashing movement. Don't let her get away with her anti-public schools crusade! Please watch and share!


Video | 30sec

Issues: All

Description: This fall, support candidates who support New York's students, teachers, and great public schools! Learn more at!

"2014 Legislative Recap"

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Issues: All

Description: NYSUT's advocacy in Albany and Washington advances our members, our communities and our state. Watch this video for a recap of NYSUT's 2014 legislative accomplishments.

"My Teacher"

Video | 0:40sec

Issues: Prekindergarten - 12

Description: A teacher is more than a test score. Watch real students talk, in their own words, about the affection, admiration, and respect they have for their teachers.

"Inspiring Head Start Workers Choose to Join NYSUT"

Video | 5:30sec

Issues: All

Description: NYSUT's efforts to organize the Head Start workers of Community Action Organization of Erie County, Inc. were a thrilling, resounding success. Watch and share this inspiring story!


Video | 6:05sec

Issues: All

Description: Something dangerous is happening all across the country. Educators are under attack. Labor rights hang in the balance. Dangerous extremists are aggressively pursuing their radical agenda. Is New York next? The only thing stopping them is VOTE-COPE.

"New York 34th in Education? No way!"

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Issues: All

Description: With any luck -- along with a concerted effort by NYSUT to set the record straight -- the canard that New York ranks 34th in educational results has been dispelled once and for all. But, just in case, here's a video that tells it like it is.

"Show Me Your App - Halloween Video"

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Issues: All

Description: Budget-slashing stalkers! Resource-sucking vampires! The bureaucratic walking dead! The NYSUT MAC App is fast, easy, and can help you fight back against the most terrifying lawmakers who stalk the Capitol! Watch now and download the NYSUT MAC App...or you're doomed!

"On May 15th, Vote YES on Your Local School Budget"

Video | 32sec

Issues: All

Description: Thanks to great teachers like Debra Calvino, a math teacher at Valley Central High School in Orange County, our public schools are something to be proud of. But students and teachers need your help to keep it going. On May 15th, vote YES on your local school budget.

"Turn the Tide"

Video | 50sec

Issues: Tier VI

Description: The Strong Economy For All Coalition says we should close over a billion dollars in corporate loopholes before we cuts schools, services and pensions -- and that government should work for everyone, NOT just for the 1%.

"Your NYSUT Member Action Center: Get Involved!"

Video | 1min 15sec

Issues: All

Description: The NYSUT Member Action Center is here to help you make your voice heard and to build the movement around the priorities that matter most to all of us: education, healthcare, and issues that affect us all as working people.


Video | 1min 46sec

Issues: Support More Investment in Higher Education

Description: Pre-K-12 education funding took a significant budget hit last year. Last year’s $1.3 billion education funding cut resulted in the loss of 11,000 education jobs and cuts to school programs and services.


Video | 2min 38sec

Issues: Defend Pensions: Oppose a New Tier VI

Description: We must support retirement security for public employees. This video highlights a teacher’s decades of dedication to his career and his students. Just as he deserved a dignified retirement, so do future generations of public employees.

"Good News About New York Public School Rankings"

Video | 30sec

Issues: All

Description: Spread the good news about New York's public schools. This TV commercial was created by the Schoharie Teachers Association in February 2012 as part of a grassroots campaign to spread the good word about New York's public schools.

"Workers' Rights: From Wisconsin to New York"

Video | 4min 58 sec

Issues: All

Description: This is what democracy looks like. Thousands of people coming together to stand up for their rights! Watch this video and travel from Wisconsin to New York and hear stories and see pictures from the frontline of the workers' rights movement.