education

Connections: Should security guards in schools be armed?

The Hilton Central School District is considering arming retired law enforcement officers to work security. It's a proposal that has caused debate among...
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Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:57am
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Connections: Examining the inequities in the local public education system

The Democrat and Chronicle is launching a new project aiming at the inequity in our public school system. What have they found, and what might change it...
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Thu, 06/07/2018 - 10:31am
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Connections: How to meet the needs of bilingual students

The Rochester City School District has released its proposed budget, and it has slated an increase in funding for bilingual education staff and services...
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Tue, 05/08/2018 - 12:02pm
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State Ed drops distinguished educator appointee

Kenneth Eastwood’s appointment as distinguished educator to the Rochester City School District has been rescinded. A statement from the New York State...
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Fri, 04/20/2018 - 10:51am
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Ahead of school budget vote, advocates say more stability needed

As the Rochester City School Board prepares to vote on a budget for the next school year, they are facing criticism for their bilingual and special...
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Fri, 04/20/2018 - 7:01am
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Connections: Can games be effective tools for learning and education?

Can games be effective tools for learning and education? Think of board games like Monopoly, card games that teach math or vocabulary, and video games,...
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Mon, 04/09/2018 - 11:13am
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Connections: The value of early childhood education

The Gates Public Library and the Westside Family YMCA have partnered to offer a new preschool program for children in the district. Gates Chili does...
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Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:50am
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Bill Tiberio inspires students, fellow teachers

You may know Bill Tiberio as a saxophonist – he has a band that plays around town. Or as a conductor – he leads the Music Educators Wind Ensemble and...
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Sat, 03/31/2018 - 2:04am
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Connections: Danielle Bainbridge, host of "The Origin of Everything"

Danielle Bainbridge never thought she would be a YouTube star -- in fact, she never thought she'd even like YouTube. But now, the Yale doctoral student...
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Thu, 03/29/2018 - 11:28am
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Job fair will focus on three in-demand industries

Monroe County and Monroe Community College are teaming up once again to host "Inspire Monroe," a new targeted career exploration fair. County Executive...
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Thu, 03/01/2018 - 7:03am
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