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One of our main focuses is staying in touch with our members. We want to be sure NYSSBA is offering the services you need to fulfill your role and responsibilities and … to accomplish your goals …. as school board members.

But because of social distancing, we aren’t able to visit you in person, so we’ll be conducting focus groups … virtually. 

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We’re looking forward to hearing and seeing you soon, virtually …. because our focus is on you.

Young elected Regents Chancellor

On Board Online • January 18, 2021

By Eric D. Randall

As the issue of equity in education has moved to the center of efforts to improve public education, the state Board of Regents has unanimously elected its first Black chancellor. Veteran Brooklyn educator Lester Young Jr., a Regent since 2008, was unanimously elected as the Regents' presiding officer on Jan. 11.

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News Releases

Statement of New York State School Boards Association Executive Director Robert Schneider on the State Budget Proposal

FOR RELEASE: January 19, 2021

Governor Cuomo presented a budget proposal – or actually, two proposals – today that includes a lot of unknowns and uncertainty for school districts.

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Daily Clips

New York education officials call for canceling state tests

Education Pick Miguel Cardona On Biden's Promise To Reopen Schools

Educators say COVID-19 pandemic taking a toll on students' mental health

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Upcoming Events

Capital Conference Live Virtual Event
Date: February 3, 2021
2021 Live Virtual Superintendent Evaluation Workshop
Date: March 5, 2021
Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
2021 Policy Issues Live Virtual Workshop
Date: April 21, 2021
Time: 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
NYSSBA's Annual Convention & Education Expo - New York City
Date: October 24 - 26, 2021
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