Change must be service-oriented, supportive and sufficiently
flexible so that each school's educational vision can become a
reality. It must be practical, possible, efficient and timely.
Respect for each other and for every student must be unconditional
if we are to accomplish what we must.
from the Agreement between the Board of Education of the City
School District of the City of New York and the United Federation
of Teachers Local 2, AFL-CIO covering Teachers, Oct 16, 1995 - Nov