Alliance for Quality Education http://wrvo.org en Pre-K expansion estimated to be low in September http://wrvo.org/post/pre-k-expansion-estimated-be-low-september <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fewer than 20 percent of school districts outside of New York City have expressed interest in expanding their pre-kindergarten programs. Critics say that falls far short of the goals of a program billed in the state budget as&nbsp; universal pre-K.</span></p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 09:39:00 +0000 Karen DeWitt 57845 at http://wrvo.org Pre-K expansion estimated to be low in September Advocates say lack of money at core of New York school struggles http://wrvo.org/post/advocates-say-lack-money-core-new-york-school-struggles <p></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:27:04 +0000 Karen DeWitt 52169 at http://wrvo.org Education advocates express budget concerns http://wrvo.org/post/education-advocates-express-budget-concerns <p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:13:52 +0000 Ellen Abbott 50286 at http://wrvo.org Education advocates express budget concerns Syracuse school district combating high student suspension rate http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-school-district-combating-high-student-suspension-rate <p></p><p>Last year, students suspended from the Syracuse City School District lost 23,555 days of instruction, and 55 percent of African-American students in the district have been suspended at least once. Those are some of the sobering statistics from a nationally known expert on school suspensions who reported on the state of suspensions in the district for the Board of Education last night.</p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 11:52:43 +0000 Ellen Abbott 44982 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse school district combating high student suspension rate 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 Rolling rally calls for more spending for public education http://wrvo.org/post/rolling-rally-calls-more-spending-public-education <p>Albany received an earful from hundreds of students, parents educators and community members Wednesday about recent cuts in funding for education. The "Educate New York Now Express" has been rolling across the state, picking up supporters and support for their plea to lawmakers to reinvest in public education. Wed, 05 Dec 2012 21:08:37 +0000 Ellen Abbott 30117 at http://wrvo.org Rolling rally calls for more spending for public education Gov. Cuomo to give budget presentation Tuesday http://wrvo.org/post/gov-cuomo-give-budget-presentation-tuesday <p>Listen to live coverage of Governor Andrew Cuomo's executive budget presentation Tuesday at 2pm on WRVO.</p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 11:56:17 +0000 Karen DeWitt 12862 at http://wrvo.org