Schenectady voters may be asked in May to approve a $50 million project for renovation work at some of the city’s 11 elementary schools as the second of four major construction projects at city schools.
Superintendents from across the state on Tuesday conveyed concerns to Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia about persistent parental anxiety over state tests and an upcoming increase in the passing grades for certain exams.
Students from across the Capital Region explore Mohonasen High School's new Center for Advanced Technology. The facility is home to classes in welding, manufacturing, and drama, as well as BOCES programs.
Wes Moore has a long list of accolades that follows his name as a speaker. But none of them equate to success, Moore told a crowd of students, faculty and community members at Schenectady County Community College on Thursday.
A draft of new state education standards released today makes changes – both big and small – to over half of the current Common Core math and English standards that have raised so much controversy across the state.
Emil Friedman said that he made it to Yale because of the support and dedication of Niskayuna teachers and of one person in particular: counselor Nancy Bushee. Friedman nominated Bushee for the 2016 Yale Educator award shortly after arriving at Yale, and she will be receiving the award this month.