Free trip to the National College Fair in Syracuse – April 3

Here’s an opportunity to send 10 students on a free bus trip from Albany to attend the National College Fair next Sunday, April 3 at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse. The George Biddle Kelley Education Foundation has chartered a bus that will depart from the NYS Museum in Albany on Sunday morning at […]

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Art and music programs go way beyond the palette and piano

When times are tough, the arts get dumped. Non-core curriculum classes – where testing is not required under NCLB – are always the first to be sacrificed. This mindset is decimating public school art and music programs, their value questioned, their very existence deemed unnecessary and frivolous. As educators, we know and understand how wrong […]

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