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Statement from NYSSBA Executive Director Timothy G. Kremer on the governor's budget proposal

FOR RELEASE: January 15, 2019

CONTACT: David Albert
(518) 783-3716 or (518) 320-2221 cell


Governor Cuomo’s budget continues his crusade to erode local-level school decision making by proposing a state formula to determine funding for individual school buildings and making the tax cap permanent.

We appreciate the governor’s desire to direct funds to the neediest schools, but we disagree with the notion that a state formula devised in Albany can distribute funds to thousands of individual school buildings more fairly and effectively than the locally elected board of education in those communities.

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NYSSBA celebrates 100 Custom Board Retreats

On Board Online • January 14, 2019

By Barbara Bradley
Deputy Director of Online Communications and Project Planning

One hundred custom board retreats in a single year - that's a milestone!

NYSSBA recognized the staff members and adjuncts who facilitated the retreats throughout 2018 during a year-end meeting at the NYSSBA offices in Latha

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Albany Times Union
New York lawmakers to end mandatory test-evaluation link

New York City gets a gold medal for pre-K quality and access, new report finds

Middletown Times Herald Record
Monticello school district to expand My Brother’s Keeper program

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Webinar: NYSSBA Analysis of the 2019 Executive Proposed Budget
Date: January 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Date: February 10 - 11, 2019
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Date: March 7, 2019
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