Welcome back. I hope that you had a restful and fun summer. As you prepare to return to work, I want to update you on some timely and relevant information. - Superintendent’s Opening Day Presentation. As she did last year, Superintendent Deane-Williams is respecting...read more
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Justin Murphy and Erica Bryant, Geanna Mohamed knows what her autistic daughter needs, but she can't find a place that will help her. Everything Leilani Mohamed says, her mother writes down in the margins of a notebook. "I'm OK." "Watch this." "Look Mom, sky so...read more
ALBANY — The state Board of Regents approved a number of changes to the state's teacher certification process Tuesday, as educators and advocates statewide debate how to get more people into the teaching field while still ensuring candidates are well-trained and...read more
State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia says the revised Common Core curriculum standards will now be known as the "Next Generation Learning Standards." (Associated Press) By Diane C. Lore STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- It's official: New York state's Common Core is out...read more
“Adam Urbanski, president of the Rochester teacher’s union, has been watching the American Health Care Act (AHCA) closely. After passing the house, Urbanski worries that the bill’s deep cuts to Medicaid could hurt the district, but more importantly he says, it could hurt its most defenseless students.