teachers http://wrvo.org en Education historian lashes out against Common Core during Syracuse visit http://wrvo.org/post/education-historian-lashes-out-against-common-core-during-syracuse-visit <p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:16:13 +0000 Ellen Abbott 53626 at http://wrvo.org Education historian lashes out against Common Core during Syracuse visit Fayetteville Common Core meeting draws more concern for students, teachers http://wrvo.org/post/fayetteville-common-core-meeting-draws-more-concern-students-teachers <p></p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:27:18 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48056 at http://wrvo.org Fayetteville Common Core meeting draws more concern for students, teachers Cuomo's "death penalty" remarks on failing schools draws reaction http://wrvo.org/post/cuomos-death-penalty-remarks-failing-schools-draws-reaction <p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 10:52:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 43744 at http://wrvo.org Cuomo's "death penalty" remarks on failing schools draws reaction As expected, state test scores drop significantly http://wrvo.org/post/expected-state-test-scores-drop-significantly <p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 20:40:10 +0000 Karen DeWitt 42275 at http://wrvo.org 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 Syracuse City School District budget calls for more layoffs http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-city-school-district-budget-calls-more-layoffs <p>Projections unveiled at the Syracuse City School District budget meeting last night could push the total number of positions the district has eliminated since 2009 to more than 1,000. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 21:13:30 +0000 Durrie Lawrence 33382 at http://wrvo.org