I posted the information below in 2012, when NYC teachers thought that Francesco Alexander Portelos was the UFT member who would save everyone from the doom and gloom of the rubber rooms. Turns out that any teacher whose name is connected with him becomes a target for the Department of Education to charge and terminate. My source, a principal, says that Francesco Portelos is the messenger of news on disgruntled employees who principals need to target.
Editorial: Is Francesco Portelos a Danger to Tenure Law? by Betsy Combier
Francesco Portelos' Poison - Threats To Principals
Francesco Portelos: "A Troublemaking, Combative, and Disgruntled Employee", Loses His Federal Case by Editor Betsy Combier
Francesco Portelos and His "Victim Complex"
OP-ED: Why Cyberstalker Francesco Portelos and His Bully Mob, UFT Solidarity, Failed