Celebrating Black History Month

Date Posted: 
Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Join the statewide union on February 17, 2022, for a virtual celebration of Black History Month. This year’s event will highlight the importance of health and wellness.
Hosted by NYSUT Secretary-Treasurer J. Philippe Abraham, head of the statewide union's Many Threads, One Fabric social justice initiative, the event features welcoming remarks by NYSUT President Andy Pallotta and a discussion about the unique struggles underrepresented groups face with regard to mental health in the United States.
Other highlights include award presentations to this year’s Black History Month honorees, testimonials from NYSUT members and artistic expressions from students and community partners statewide.