schools http://wrvo.org en Who is making sure school buildings are health environments? http://wrvo.org/post/who-making-sure-school-buildings-are-health-environments <p></p> Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:32:00 +0000 Kate O'Connell 52357 at http://wrvo.org School closings and delays for Friday http://wrvo.org/post/school-closings-and-delays-friday <p>Heavy snowfall and blowing winds have forced several schools to delay or close. This post will be updated regularly.</p><p><strong>Adirondack Central: </strong>2 hour delay; no a.m. pre-K, no a.m. BOCES</p><p><strong>Auburn City Schools:</strong> 1 hour delay</p><p><strong>Augustinian Academy:</strong> 2 hour delay; no a.m. pre-K</p><p><strong>A-P-W Central:</strong> 2 hour delay</p><p><strong>Baldwinsville Christian Academy:</strong> <strong>Closed</strong></p><p><strong>Beaver River Central:</strong> 2 hour delay</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:15:14 +0000 WRVO News 51368 at http://wrvo.org School closings and delays for Friday School delays and closings for Tuesday http://wrvo.org/post/school-delays-and-closings-tuesday <p>Heavy lake effect snow north of Syracuse is causing area schools to delay and close. This list will be updated often.</p><p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 10:45:50 +0000 WRVO News 51193 at http://wrvo.org School delays and closings for Tuesday A tale of two buildings: schools face differing futures after being shut down http://wrvo.org/post/tale-two-buildings-schools-face-differing-futures-after-being-shut-down <p>When school districts consolidate or are faced with budget cuts, sometimes school buildings become a casualty of the process.</p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 13:45:59 +0000 Gino Geruntino 41260 at http://wrvo.org A tale of two buildings: schools face differing futures after being shut down Statewide program hopes to boost math and science teacher performance http://wrvo.org/post/statewide-program-hopes-boost-math-and-science-teacher-performance <p>It’s an initiative that aims to boost student interest in Science, Technology, Math and Engineering across the state. <a href="http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/05202013-20-nys-master-teacher-program">The Master Teachers program</a> also hopes to ensure teachers perform at their highest level.</p><p>More than 250 current math and science teachers will be chosen from the Mid-Hudson, North Country, central New York and western New York regions to participate in the program, where they’ll mentor undergraduate education students and early career teachers.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:30:27 +0000 Ashley Hirtzel 38874 at http://wrvo.org Statewide program hopes to boost math and science teacher performance Students take anti-bullying message to the streets http://wrvo.org/post/students-take-anti-bullying-message-streets <p>Students from the Southside Academy Charter School in Syracuse marched around the neighborhood this morning to make a statement that bullying won't be tolerated in their school. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:53:00 +0000 Ellen Abbott 30720 at http://wrvo.org Students take anti-bullying message to the streets Cuomo's education panel hears complaints http://wrvo.org/post/cuomos-education-panel-hears-complaints <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo&rsquo;s Commission on Education Reform got an earful at a public hearing held at the state Capitol today, as speaker after speaker complained about a statewide school system that they say is in disarray.<br /><br />Speakers voiced a litany of complaints to the commission, ranging from over-testing of students, excessive teacher bashing, and school districts drowning in debt.</p><p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 13:22:31 +0000 Karen DeWitt 22353 at http://wrvo.org