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Utica School District Attorney on Lawsuit- It’s The State Suing Itself
Utica School District Attorney on Lawsuit- It’s The State Suing Itself
The attorney for the Utica City School District, Don Gerace, was on First News with Keeler on Tuesday and said the State's civil rights claim against Proctor High School is like the 'State is suing itself." The claim charges that Utica's Proctor High School has violated the rights of refugees between the ages of 17 and 21 by not providing them with a sound education...
[VIDEO] Common Core Video From Whitesboro Education Forum
[VIDEO] Common Core Video From Whitesboro Education Forum
Monday night's Education Town Hall meeting with State Education Commissioner John B. King at Whitesboro High School drew a large crowd featuring many unhappy teachers and parents. The event, sponsored by Senator Joe Griffo, became heated over testing and the common core curriculum and that was reflected in the calls that came into First News with Keeler in the Morning on Tuesday...