NYS PTA meets with Matilda Cuomo
President Gracemarie Rozea, Vice Presidents Helen Hoffman and Dana Platin, and Executive Director Kyle Belokopitsky met with Mrs. Matilda Cuomo to discuss the NYS Mentoring Program and possible partnership with NYS PTA. Stay tuned for news on this exciting joint venture!
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Check out NYS PTA's statement on Governor Cuomo's proposal for free public college tuition, volunteer to review ESSA plans submitted to the US Department of Education and read more about the Governor's proposal to fight the heroin and opioid epidemic.
Message from MaryEllen Elia, NYS Education Commissioner
Happy New Year! At the State Education Department we kicked off the New Year with our monthly Board of Regents meeting in Albany. The Regents took several newsworthy actions including: proposed school health regulation changes; proposed regulation changes to provide greater flexibility in reissuance of classroom certificates and supplementary certificates; combatting opioid and heroin use and abuse; and a resource to help students and families plan for the costs of college.
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