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News Releases

Statement from NYSSBA Executive Director Robert Schneider on Stalled Federal Stimulus Negotiations

FOR RELEASE: October 8, 2020

Schools are laying off teachers and staff. Some students in grades 7-12 are being forced to learn entirely remotely, due to inadequate funding. The federal government needs to get serious and provide the necessary relief.

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Pandemic seen as opportunity to 'reimagine' public education

On Board Online • September 21, 2020

By Eric D. Randall
and Pauline Liu
Special Correspondent

Educators across the state have expressed feeling both jubilant and distressed as schools reopened this September. On one hand, it's a long-awaited return to some semblance of normalcy, especially in districts that are holding in-person classes (about 93% of districts, according to a NYSSBA poll of school board presidents).

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Daily Clips

Syracuse Post-Standard
New York counties, cities can impose mask mandates on schools, Cuomo says

Poll reveals less than half of NY parents satisfied with remote learning

Wall Street Journal
Parents Are the New Remote-School Zoom Bombers

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Upcoming Events

2020 Live Virtual New School Board Member - Fiscal Workshop
Date: November 13 - 14, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
2020 Live Virtual New School Board Member - Governance Workshop
Date: November 21, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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