Fight Back Friday: Tell it like it is!

YFT-YPIE Rally

Facts matter. Tonight, hundreds are expected to rally in Alexandra Bay to support American workers. Starting at 5 p.m. at the village’s downtown pavillion, hundreds will express support for American jobs. NYSUT members will speak out about the economic plans that will help the middle class and working families. Congratulations to the Yonkers Federation of […]

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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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