Official numbers of those taking, and opting out, of this week's standardized tests in New York are not yet available but one thing is for certain. The number of those students who have opted out of the tests has grown.
The rhetoric has heated up this budget season as New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo attempts to make sweeping changes to public education. The budget is due by this Tuesday and Cuomo has threatened to hold back a large amount of funding if legislators fail to approve his new policy...
The Superintendent of Schools who has been credited with forging the merger between Mohawk and Ilion Schools has now been named the new Deputy Commissioner of Preschool Through Grade 12 at the New York State Department of Education.
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