New leadership for the the state's largest teachers' union.
Veteran Westchester County elementary school teacher Karen Magee replaces Dick Ianuzzi, who had served as president since 2005.
Magee, the union's first woman president, is promising a NYSUT that will not only be more active in speaking out against the implementation of Common Core but more responsive to its membership.
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NYSUT delegates have also formally voted "no confidence" in Education Commissioner John King, Jr, and called for his immediate removal by the Board of Regents.