Erie 1 BOCES

Michael Mroziak, WBFO

New York State is distributing $9 million dollars to 66 organizations that host in-demand job skills training. State government representatives appeared Tuesday at Erie 1 BOCES, one of the recipients, to announce the Workforce Development Initiative funding. 

Tas Cru is not your everyday blues musician. As an award-winning blues song-writer, performer and educator, Cru was recently in Buffalo as part of an innovative distance learning writing program. Cru talked about the program with WBFO Blues host Pat Feldballe.


Chris Caya WBFO News

Work is getting underway on a new resource for unemployed residents on Buffalo's East Side.

Erie 1 BOCES selects new superintendent

Jan 27, 2015

It appears a search for a new superintendent of Erie 1 BOCES has been completed. WBFO's Focus on Education reporter Eileen Buckley has learned the BOCES Board of Education has selected a new leader.

Ogilvie to retire from Erie 1 BOCES

Apr 10, 2014

A respected educator who has made his mark locally is retiring.  Donald Ogilvie, district superintendent of Erie 1 BOCES, will step down in July.