Public Comments Regarding the Proposed Cut at Carlock & Towanda

At tonight's Board of Education meeting, UFEA President Karl Goeke shared the following comments with the Board and Administration on behalf of UFEA: Good evening. It is our understanding that tonight you intend to name a principal who will have responsibility for both Carlock and Towanda … Read more about Public Comments Regarding the Proposed Cut at Carlock & Towanda

Welcome Back: It’s Time to Define, Lead and Own Our Profession.

Thank you John for the introduction as well as your commitment to this district. As many of you are involved and engaged and have hopefully been watching the updates on our website, you likely know that Tuesday night we reached a tentative agreement with the board. This Monday the Bargaining … Read more about Welcome Back: It’s Time to Define, Lead and Own Our Profession.

UFEA President Vickie Mahrt’s comments to the Board of Education regarding cuts and reductions

In response to the continuing reductions and cuts being made by the District, UFEA President Vickie Mahrt will make the following public comments at the April 10 Board of Education meeting. Good evening. I am here today on behalf of the more than 900 members of the Unit Five Education … Read more about UFEA President Vickie Mahrt’s comments to the Board of Education regarding cuts and reductions

You are smart. You are kind. Most of all, you are important.

A welcome back message from UFEA President Vickie Mahrt, delivered at the Opening Institute. It’s great to see you here today.  I have been thinking about this day, and looking forward to this day, all summer. In our family, like in your family, we measure our lives by the rhythm of the school … Read more about You are smart. You are kind. Most of all, you are important.