NEW YORK April 6, 2014 – Karen Magee, a veteran elementary and special education teacher from Harrison, is the new president of the 600,000-member New York State United Teachers. Magee and her slate of officers were elected by a majority of the nearly 3,000 NYSUT delegates who voted Saturday at the union’s annual Representative Assembly in New York City.
Full story from NYSUT here.
ALBANY – There were no signs of warming of relations between New York State United Teachers union and Gov. Andrew Cuomo after Karen Magee, a longtime public school teacher in Westchester County, ousted longtime union president Richard Iannuzzi over the weekend.
Full story from The Buffalo News here.
Stuff -A – Bus Food Drive Results:
Grand Total: 6188 lbs.!!!!
High Schools: Oly-590, Arc-572, Ody -200, Ath-90
Middle Schools: Ath-435, Oly-270, Ody-173, Arc-113
Elementary Schools: PB-1167, WR-372, LS-284, PH-195, AL-455, BS-110, CH-288, HR-363, BH-86, EV-425, LR-0
Thank you to all who made this possible. The food shelf is very grateful!
Regents Adjust Common Core Implementation
“The State Board of Regents P-12 Education and Higher Education Committees today adopted several measures presented in a report from a Regents’ work group to adjust the implementation of the new Common Core Standards.”
The complete report can be found here.
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Due to weather conditions, today’s Rep Assembly meeting has been cancelled.
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