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State keeping tabs on graduates
CAPITAL REGION

State keeping tabs on graduates

Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015
The state is now following students long past high school graduation.
 
SCHENECTADY

Court: No tax refund due from Schenectady school district

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
The Schenectady City School District was saved $8,000 thanks to a court ruling came in its favor this week.
 
SCHENECTADY

Audit: Schenectady school finances improving

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
Schenectady schools are in much less fiscal stress than they were a year ago, according to the state comptroller.
 

220 IBM engineers, scientists changing focus at SUNY Poly

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
IBM is shifting more than 220 engineers and scientists who lead computer chip research and development at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany to IBM Research.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady mother accused of keeping kids out of school

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015
A woman who didn’t send her children to school for weeks has been arrested, police said.
 
COBLESKILL

SUNY Cobleskill honors late professor with scholarship

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015
SUNY Cobleskill is honoring the memory of professor Zhongchun “ZJ” Jiang, who died unexpectedly earlier this month, with a new scholarship in his name.
 
RICHMONDVILLE

C-R High School teacher placed on leave

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

An unidentified Cobleskill-Richmondville High School teacher who also coaches middle school sports is on paid administrative leave pending an investigation by the Schoharie County Sheriff's Department, the school district reported.
 
OPPENHEIM, EPHRATAH & ST. JOHNSVILLE

OESJ superintendent search down to 3 finalists

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
The Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Central School District Board of Education has narrowed its search for a new superintendent to three finalists.
 
UAlbany system to close forecasting gaps
ALBANY

UAlbany system to close forecasting gaps

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015
The new weather monitoring network being installed by the University at Albany may not have helped forecasters predict days in advance the path of the blizzard that skirted the Capital Region Tuesday. But it could have given meteorologists a few hours head start in seeing the storm was changing course — as well as other valuable information currently unavailable from the National Weather Service, officials said.
 
Schenectady elementary spelling bee goes to OT
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady elementary spelling bee goes to OT

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
What word is hard enough to stump a good speller?
 
ALBANY

NY postpones Regents exams for storm

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
The state Education Department is granting a one-time waiver allowing districts to postpone January Regents Exams, citing a "historic, extraordinary, and widespread confluence of events."
 
Capital Region schools’ success with tech varies
CAPITAL REGION

Capital Region schools’ success with tech varies

Monday, Jan. 26, 2015
Some teachers in the Capital Region are Smart Board rock stars, using them to bring video and animation into every lesson.
 
Anne Palamountain dies at 91
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Anne Palamountain dies at 91

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Anne Tonnesen Palamountain, known as the first lady of Skidmore College for 22 years during a period of dynamic change at Skidmore, died Saturday at Saratoga Hospital of complications from pneumonia, the college reported. She was 91.
 
Tour leaves Stafanik ‘amazed’ at changes in education
MALTA

Tour leaves Stafanik ‘amazed’ at changes in education

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015
Freshman U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, spent Friday visiting the Ballston Spa Central School District, including the innovative clean energy program the district runs at TEC-SMART.
 
COBLESKILL

C-R school officials say message was threatening

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

A Cobleskill-Richmondville High School student has been suspended in connection with a threatening text message.
 
 

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