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Message from Dorothy Kim October 2017

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

Welcome Back APT Members! Thank you so much for electing me as your president! I am humbled and honored to represent the Associated Pomona Teachers for the next 2 years. I hope to, along with the other APT leaders, bring positive and transformative changes to APT. We will work to educate our members on their [...]

School Board Speech September 13, 2017

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

School Board Speech September 13, 2017 Good evening President Rothman, Vice President Perlman, School Board Members Guzman, Koniger-Macklin, Wong, and Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet members, APT and CSEA brothers and sisters, and community members. I am deeply saddened for our country by the actions of President Trump last week with the revocation of the Deferred Action for Childhood [...]

Message from Dorothy Kim August 2017

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

Hello Everyone! I want to welcome you to the new school year! As you get your classes ready and make plans for your students, I want to take a moment to say welcome to our newly hired teachers, many of whom I've had the chance to meet this past week. I hope you will find Pomona [...]

School Board Speech July 12, 2017

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

School Board Speech July 12, 2017 Good evening President Rothman, Vice President Perlman, School Board Members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet Members, APT and CSEA sisters and brothers, and members of the community. First, I would like to recognize 3 of our members who attended the NEA Representative Assembly in Boston along with me last week. The NEA [...]

School Board Speech June 28, 2017

By | June 28th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

School Board Speech June 28, 2017 Good evening President Rothman, Vice President Perlman, School Board Members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet Members, APT and CSEA brothers and sisters, and members of the community. As you can see I am not Dorothy Kim. Dorothy, along with Lisa Garnett, Gloria Moreno, and Trya Weis, is flying to Boston to attend [...]

School Board Speech June 14, 2017

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

School Board Speech June 14, 2017 Good evening President Rothman, Vice President Perlman, School Board Members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet Members, APT and CSEA members, and community members. I am very pleased to be standing here before you as the newly elected President for Associated Pomona Teachers. I have been a teacher in PUSD for 16 years [...]

APT President Michael de Rosa’s Message to the Board 2-8-17

By | February 8th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

PUSD BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETNG 8 February 2017 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Good evening, President Rothman, Board Members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet Members, APT and CSEA sisters and brothers and all those present this evening. Since our Presidential Inauguration, with the executive orders and cabinet appointments, there has been a great deal of unease and uncertainty, not only throughout [...]

Tentative Agreement January 2017

By | January 25th, 2017|Categories: Messages, News|

The new tentative agreement will put us on par with other school districts in our service area. For the first time in many years, the salary schedule is fixed to benefit members in the long run. This is not a stopgap temporary fix and points us to the future helping us retain teachers and preventing [...]

APT President Michael de Rosa’s Message to the Board 1-11-17

By | January 11th, 2017|Categories: Messages|

PUSD BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETNG 11 January 2017 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Good evening, President Rothman, Board members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet members, CSEA and APT sisters and brothers and all those present this evening. On behalf of APT, I’d like to wish all of you a Happy New Year! Given all the rain that we have received in [...]

APT President Michael de Rosa’s Message to the Board 12-12-16

By | December 12th, 2016|Categories: Messages|

PUSD BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETNG 12 December 2016 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Good evening, President Konigar-Macklin, Board members, Superintendent Martinez, Cabinet members, CSEA and APT sisters and brothers and all those present this evening. Last night was my first opportunity to attend the Pomona Christmas Parade. It was very impressive and successful. I was pleased to see how [...]