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What is an alternative to the data driven school?

The elected leaders of New York State passed a budget that included education reforms that have been 30 years in the making. These reforms represent the worst that education has to offer. These reforms came about in part because educators … Continue reading

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Protect Our Schools

Oneonta’s Protect Our Schools demonstration on March 26 at 4:30 at the former Center Street School will be the capstone of a series of successful Protect Our Schools events that have been taking place across NYS. (NYC had over 100 … Continue reading

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Because I Care Rally in Oneonta

On Thursday, February 5, 2015, approximately 200 people showed up at the 11th Annual Legislative Forum at the Catskill Regional Teacher Center.  This annual forum has never been so successful.  Last year less than 30 were present.  A horde of … Continue reading

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REMINDER: Event 2/5

Attention ALL Parents, Teachers, Administrators, Taxpayers! JOIN Oneonta Area for Public Education at the 11th Annual Legislative Forum at The Catskill Regional Teachers Center (crtc@oneonta.edu) on Thursday, February 5th to be held at the Bugbee School Auditorium in Oneonta from … Continue reading

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Oneonta EVENT–Attendance Needed

February 5, 2015. 4:30-5:30 pm. 11th Annual Legislative Forum at the Catskill Regional Teacher Center. 4:30-5:30 pm to take place in the Bugbee School Auditorium, 1 State St. Oneonta–parking and entrance in rear. Teachers, faculty, administrators, education students, and other … Continue reading

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Wall Street Can Keep Their Merit Pay: We Don’t Want It

As many in the field of education have known for decades, rewards and punishments as incentives for performance have been discredited. Bringing it to the public schools is just another step towards the wrong-headed corporatization of public education. Despite Obama’s … Continue reading

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The State of Education in NY: Reform and Resistance–COMMUNITY EVENT!

To download a printable version of this flyer, go here. You can RSVP for this event here.

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