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The Buffalo Public School District and SUNY Buffalo State have launched the city’s first-ever Urban Teacher Academy for high school students. WBFO's senior reporter Eileen Buckley says about 20-ninth graders joined the program this fall at McKinley High School.

WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

Even with the teaching profession under fire from Common Core Learning Standards, some students are forging ahead with plans to become a school teacher.  WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter met a SUNY Buffalo State student who was 'out in the field' training for her future career. 

WBFO News photo by Eileen Buckley

Teachers are often blamed for low student performance in public education.  But as WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley tells us SUNY Buffalo State continues to provide support to current and future teachers.