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Common Core Critics Blast Cuomos Latest Comments On Deeply Flawed Program

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo released a statement Thursday reiterating what he described as his longtime belief that the implementation of the controversial Common Core education reform by the State Education Department “has been deeply flawed,” announcing it “must be fixed,” and calling for the creation of a “comprehensive review” of the program. His […]

41 William Floyd High School Artists Receive Distinguished Honor at NYSATA Portfolio Day

  Mastic Beach, NY – May 18th, 2015 – Earlier this month, 41 William Floyd High School art students in grades nine through 12 received the highest rating of “Distinguished” on their portfolios at the annual New York State Art Teachers Association (NYSATA) Portfolio Project adjudication held at Sachem East High School. To participate, students […]

Anti-Common Core rallies held across LI

Anti-Common Core groups rallied at Islip Town Hall Friday. Others lined Montauk Highway and Merrick Road in Nassau and Suffolk counties. (March 27, 2015 6:32 PM) As state budget negotiations continue, parents, teachers and students rallied across Long Island against the Common Core curriculum and Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s education reforms. Anti-Common Core groups rallied at […]

Legislator Anker Announces Approval of Suffolk Countys School Traffic Zone Safety Commission

  The commission will collectdata and recommend proactive measures to address specific school district concerns locatedthroughout Suffolk County. The safety of our children is my top priority and more must be done to address high trafficaccident areas near schools, said Legislator Anker. Suffolk County has implemented several successful driver awarenessprograms that have reduced the number […]