SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher joins NYSSBA Executive Director Timothy Kremer for a candid conversation about the Teach-NY Report, Governor Cuomo's proposed Free College Tuition Program, the SUNY Smart Track Program and the importance of community colleges. For the full version of the interview, click on “click here to view” at the end of the video.
On January 28, 1986, teacher Christa McAuliffe was on board the space shuttle Challenger. She was headed into space, where she would teach lessons to school children around the world. 73-seconds into the mission, Challenger exploded. Today, 31 years later, Christa and her fellow astronauts are touching the lives of students through the Challenger Learning Center in Schenectady, New York.