<html><head></head><body><div style="color:#000; background-color:#fff; font-family:HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif;font-size:16px"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33995">Linda and NSTA leaders and members,</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33997"><br></div><div dir="ltr" id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33993">I have a big issue for you.  I've been talking to a labor lawyer.  Long term subs (LTS), while working at per diem rates are not "professional employees" as defined by federal law because they don't get an annual salary.  Therefore, they are entitled to overtime pay but very few school districts or sub outsource agencies are obeying this federal law.  Long term subs have to grade papers, prepare lesson plans, make copies, prepare the classroom, etc.  All who have done this know that it requires working usually 45-55 or more hours per week -- but we only get paid for 37.5.  That's illegal.  <br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_35840" dir="ltr"><br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_35839" dir="ltr">Please advise all long term subs to:</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_34452" dir="ltr"><br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_34451" dir="ltr">1. Each and every week, keep a written record of all of their hours worked, including the normal 7.5 hours per day (37.5 hrs per week) that most LTS and full time teachers work and that LTS subs get paid for, any hours worked over 37.5 but less than 40 per week, for which they are legally entitled to straight time pay, and any hours worked over 40 per week, for which they are entitled to time and a half overtime pay under federal law and the laws of most states.</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_34955" dir="ltr"><br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_35201" dir="ltr">2.  Submit any unpaid hours to their employer for payment.</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_35202" dir="ltr"><br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_35844" dir="ltr">3. If their employer does not pay them for all of their hours worked, they should contact the US Department of Labor - Wage and Hours Division to file a complaint.  <br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36099" dir="ltr"><br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36420" dir="ltr">Harris Martin, PhD</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36416" dir="ltr">substitute teacher</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36422" dir="ltr">Bensalem, PA</div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36189" dir="ltr">c 215-208-5264<br></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33427"><span><br></span></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36014"><span></span></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33428" class="qtdSeparateBR"><br><br></div><div style="display: block;" id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33432" class="yahoo_quoted">  <div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33431" style="font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"> <div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33430" style="font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 16px;"> <div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_34109" dir="ltr"> <font id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_34564" face="Arial" size="2"> <hr id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_36016" size="1"> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">From:</span></b> Linda Carter <linda.carter@nopersonleftbehind.org><br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">To:</span></b> nsta-info@lcapst.org <br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Sent:</span></b> Saturday, August 20, 2016 4:07 PM<br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Subject:</span></b> [Nsta-info] FW: Teacher Absenteeism Interview<br> </font> </div> <div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33429" class="y_msg_container"><br><div id="yiv8553595985"><style><!--
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--></style><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33436"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33435" class="yiv8553595985WordSection1"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33434" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;"> NSTA-ExecutiveBoard [mailto:mailman-bounces@darthsion.tchmachines.com] <b>On Behalf Of </b>JIMPOLITIS@aol.com<br><b>Sent:</b> Saturday, August 20, 2016 8:02 AM<br><b>To:</b> nsta-executiveboard-owner@lcapst.org<br><b>Subject:</b> Fwd: Teacher Absenteeism Interview</span></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33438" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal">  </div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33990"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33989" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">We got some attention in the press.</span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33987"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33986" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">VP Kennon was interviewed and so was I.</span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33441"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33440" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33485"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33484" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33765" style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">We had a very slow year in 20015-16 Lets get off to a better start in 16-17 and in January we can talk about revisiting the question of a conference.</span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33483"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33482" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33448"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33447" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33446" style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">Please send you dues to Linda who still serves as our Sec-Treas, web master and all around stalwart!</span></div></div><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33444"><div id="yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1471868253647_33443" class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">Linda please put the link to the story on our web site.</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">JIM</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><blockquote style="border:none;border-left:solid blue 1.5pt;padding:0in 0in 0in 4.0pt;margin-left:3.75pt;margin-top:5.0pt;margin-bottom:5.0pt;"><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style="text-align:center;" align="center"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"><hr align="center" size="3" width="100%"></span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">From: <a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com">lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com</a><br>To: <a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com">JIMPOLITIS@aol.com</a><br>Sent: 8/19/2016 2:07:38 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time<br>Subj: RE: Teacher Absenteeism Interview</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">Hi Jim, </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">Sorry I didn’t respond to this sooner! Here’s a link to the story: <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2016/aug/15/teacher-absences/" title="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2016/aug/15/teacher-absences/">http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2016/aug/15/teacher-absences/</a></span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">I originally included information from you but my editor had to make some cuts to fit it in the paper. NSTA vice president Kennon Raines is still in there though. Feel free to share the story with anyone interested! </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">Thanks again for your help, </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">Lauryn </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:#1F497D;">  </span></div><div><table class="yiv8553595985MsoNormalTable yahoo-compose-table-card" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td style="padding:1.2pt 1.2pt 1.2pt 1.2pt;" valign="bottom"><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal"><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;">Lauryn Schroeder | Reporter</span></strong> <br><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;">O: </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">+1 (619) 2931372</span><br><a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" title="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com"><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;text-decoration:none;">lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com</span></a><span style="font-size:4.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:white;"> </span><br><a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=350+Camino+de+la+Reina,+San+Diego,+CA+92108&hl=en&sll=32.715329,-117.157255&sspn=1.043344,1.172791&vpsrc=0&hnear=350+Camino+De+La+Reina,+San+Diego,+California+92108&t=h&z=17" title="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=350+Camino+de+la+Reina,+San+Diego,+CA+92108&hl=en&sll=32.715329,-117.157255&sspn=1.043344,1.172791&vpsrc=0&hnear=350+Camino+De+La+Reina,+San+Diego,+California+92108&t=h&z=17"><span style="font-size:7.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;text-decoration:none;">600 B Street, San Diego, California 92101</span></a></div></td></tr><tr><td style="padding:1.2pt 1.2pt 1.2pt 1.2pt;" valign="bottom"><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style="margin:2.25pt;"><span style="font-size:4.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"><a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/" title="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/"><span style="text-decoration:none;"><img data-id="5dae9a95-e160-eb5f-187e-861d484c2310" style="width:1.2583in;min-height:.3333in;" id="yiv8553595985MA1.1471694516" src="cid:v3qDVCqlPJY8lB7RzkoQ" alt="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/" border="0" height="32" width="121"></span></a></span></div></td></tr></tbody></table><div style="border:none;border-top:solid #E1E1E1 1.0pt;padding:3.0pt 0in 0in 0in;"><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:black;">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri", sans-serif;color:black;"> <a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com">JIMPOLITIS@aol.com</a> [<a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com">mailto:JIMPOLITIS@aol.com</a>] <br><b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, August 16, 2016 6:32 PM<br><b>To:</b> Schroeder, Lauryn <<a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com">lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com</a>><br><b>Subject:</b> Re: Teacher Absenteeism Interview</span></div></div></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">Hi Lauryn</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">Would you send me a link to the story when it appears?</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">Thanks</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"A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roeder@sduniontribune.com</a>><br><b>Subject:</b> Re: Teacher Absenteeism Interview</span></div></div></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">I'm on the East Coast so I'll call you around noon my time, the normal start of your business day.</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">JIM</span></div></div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"> </span></div></div><div><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">In a message dated 8/9/2016 6:45:49 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time, <a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" title="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com">lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com</a> writes:</span></div></div><blockquote style="border:none;border-left:solid blue 1.5pt;padding:0in 0in 0in 4.0pt;margin-left:3.75pt;margin-top:5.0pt;margin-bottom:5.0pt;"><div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">Hi Jim, </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">My name is Lauryn Schroeder and I’m a reporter for the San Diego Union-Tribune. I’m working on a story about the U.S. Department of Education’s latest data on school districts nationwide, in particular, teacher absences. </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">I’m hoping to speak with you, or someone from the NSTA, about how a high rate of teacher absences impacts substitute teachers. Maybe get some insight on what it’s like for substitutes when they enter a class, required qualifications to be a sub, average salaries, etc.</span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">My deadline is Thursday end of day, so realistically, I’d need to talk to someone today, tomorrow or Thursday morning at the latest. Does that work? Let me know when you have the chance and I look forward to speaking with you further!</span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">Best, <br>Lauryn</span></div><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><span style="color:black;">  </span></div></div><table class="yiv8553595985MsoNormalTable yahoo-compose-table-card" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td style="padding:1.5pt 1.5pt 1.5pt 1.5pt;" valign="bottom"><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style=""><strong><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;">Lauryn Schroeder | Reporter</span></strong> <br><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;">O: </span><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;">+1 (619) 2931372</span><br><a rel="nofollow" ymailto="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" target="_blank" href="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com" title="mailto:lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com"><span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:#0C607E;text-decoration:none;">lauryn.schroeder@sduniontribune.com</span></a><span style="font-size:4.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:white;"> </span><br><a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=350+Camino+de+la+Reina,+San+Diego,+CA+92108&hl=en&sll=32.715329,-117.157255&sspn=1.043344,1.172791&vpsrc=0&hnear=350+Camino+De+La+Reina,+San+Diego,+California+92108&t=h&z=17" title="http://maps.google.com/maps?q=350+Camino+de+la+Reina,+San+Diego,+CA+92108&hl=en&sll=32.715329,-117.157255&sspn=1.043344,1.172791&vpsrc=0&hnear=350+Camino+De+La+Reina,+San+Diego,+California+92108&t=h&z=17"><span style="font-size:7.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;text-decoration:none;">600 B Street, San Diego, California 92101</span></a></div></td></tr><tr><td style="padding:1.5pt 1.5pt 1.5pt 1.5pt;" valign="bottom"><div class="yiv8553595985MsoNormal" style="margin:2.25pt;"><span style="font-size:4.0pt;font-family:"Arial", sans-serif;color:black;"><a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/" title="http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/"><span style="text-decoration:none;"><img data-id="5f5ca124-fdbd-3134-74fe-05f265535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