The STEM Gateways Act would provide grants for classroom learning, career preparation, mentoring, internships, informal learning and other appropriate educational activities.
Where you live has a strong bearing on what you're paid as a public-school teacher in the State of New York, according to a report from Cornell University. Generally, downstate suburban districts pay the highest salaries, while Upstate rural...
New York Education Commissioner John King will participate in a live forum to discuss Common Core Standards on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at WXXI Studios. Commissioner King, along with Wade S. Norwood and T. Andrew Brown, members of the New York...
The Penfield Special Education PTA (SEPTA) Book Fair is a district-wide event, which will be held Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Webster Barnes & Noble, promises to be bigger and better this year.
HOPEWELL — More than a dozen Finger Lakes Community College faculty and alumni musicians have been putting in long hours rehearsing for what has become an annual tradition in honor of experimental musician and raconteur Tom Waits.
ROCHESTER — As seven Republican state assemblymen sat and listened attentively Wednesday, teacher after administrator after professor after parent after community activist broadly and specifically asked for changes to the new educational...
Rose Marie Kyle got a standing ovation from fellow teachers as she walked into the room at St. Joseph School on Wednesday.The 85-year-old shook her head and raised her hands in protest.“I didn’t want them to make a big fuss,” said Kyle.
CANANDAIGUA — Laurie Riedman says school saved her. Now, she wants to make sure others will have the same opportunity.Riedman is a member of the Love Your Schools advocacy group and an organizer of Wednesday’s eduACTION rally at the...
A $2.25 million gift to the Monroe Community College Foundation from alumni Robin and Timothy Wentworth will provide full scholarships to 40 MCC students each year. The gift is the largest in the college’s history.
Next week, the Penfield High School Drama Club will perform a romantic comedy of errors in its fall play, “Kiss or Make Up.”
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