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The Be the Change for Kids Innovation Award further supports the governor’s goals of educational innovation.  Our students must be prepared to keep our nation competitive in a global economy.  A solid education foundation leads to success for today’s students – tomorrow’s leaders.



  • Eliminate costly mandates
  • Oppose shifting state cost onto the local school property tax
  • Stop sweetening employee benefits through legislation

School leaders

  • Contain employee compensation packages
  • Share services and purchasing
  • Consolidate school district functions
  • Embrace new methods of delivering educational programs and services

All New Yorkers

  • Get informed on the issues
  • Learn more about the solutions we propose and weigh in with your own
  • Speak out, contact your state legislators