Community Updates

  • Volunteers needed for Summer Jam

    06.05.2017/Community
    Long Island Teachers are an official sponsor of this year's WBLI Summer Jam.  We will have a table outside of the Jones Beach Theatre where we will be handing out swag and talking to parents about the great work that Teachers do...
  • Basket Social

    05.17.2017/Community
    Thank you to everyone who took part in our Basket Social on April 21st.  Thanks to your generous support and the great turnout, BSCTA raised almost $2,000 for the Dollars for Scholars program.
  • Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

    05.10.2017/Community
    Every year the National Association of Letter Carriers and the United States Postal Service, along with the United Food and Commercial Workers, AFL-CIO and more host the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.  It is one of the largest...
  • Help a member in need

    11.21.2016/Community
    As some of you may know, Maria Capotosto has been battling cancer for the last few years.  Since 2011, Maria has battled breast cancer as well as brain cancer.  While going through all of this like a true educator, Maria has...
  • From the classroom to war zone

    02.22.2016/Community
    Nick Scott is a friend and fellow teacher (Brentwood) serving in Afghanistan for the past year. We also have his two wonderful sons in our schools. For the holidays, we collected donations for Nick and the other troops as a small...
  • Happy Holidays- Click to Care

    12.22.2015/Community
    Season's Greetings! As Educators we witness the magic of the Season as students look forward to the winter break and all its celebrations. Sadly, the Holidays can be a difficult time for some children especially the poor and...
  • Newsday: Flap over charter school forums in Brentwood, Central Islip

    11.28.2015/Community
    by JOIE TYRRELL, Newsday   Organizers of a proposed charter school in the Brentwood and Central Islip districts have tried to suppress participation in public forums to keep critics from speaking out against the project, some...
  • State task force holds hearings on Common Core Friday, Nov. 6th

    11.05.2015/Community
    newsday.com A state task force will hold simultaneous public hearings on controversial Common Core academic standards, testing and curriculum Friday in Stony Brook and at four other sites across the state, amid complaints by many...
  • Charter school plan shelved for Bay Shore, Brentwood and Central Islip

    09.02.2015/Community
    After opposition to a new charter school for Bay Shore, Brentwood and Central Islip erupted, organizers shelved their proposal, though they said Tuesday it would be refiled in December.   "One of our primary goals is to offer...
  • Do not support the LICACS within the confines of the Bay Shore School District.

    08.25.2015/Community
    SIGN THE PETITION NOW ON CHANGE.ORG We, the parents and teachers of the Bay Shore School District are opposed to the opening of any charter school, but specifically Long Island Children’s Academy Charter School (“LICACS”), within...
  • 5th Annual Long Island Workers Memorial Mass

    04.29.2015/Community
    Every year at this Mass, we pray for the community and teachers from Newtown, Connecticut.