The New Year could bring an expansion of a program that allows professionals with graduate degrees in a number of other fields to transfer their real work experience to a New York State teaching certificate.
The Buffalo School Board could approve a resolution Wednesday night to file a petition that calls for the removal of Park District board member Carl Paladino. WBFO's Senior Reporter Eileen Buckley says local leaders remain outraged at his egregious remarks about the Obamas and that a member of the New York State Board of Regents plans on attending the meeting.
WBFO's Eileen Buckley talks with New York State Board of Regents Member Catherine Collins and State Assemblywoman Crystal Peoples-Stokes about Carl Paladino.
Buffalo's new State Board of Regents representative is discouraged in the latest call to change the leader of the city school district. WBFO'S Focus on Education reporter Eileen Buckley says the Regents Catherine Collins believes there have been too many superintendent changes.
WBFO'S Eileen Buckley speaks with Regents Catherine Collins about Buffalo School leadership.
Senate Republicans say they will break a long standing tradition of boycotting the election of new Regents. They now say they will attend a joint legislative session and that many will vote 'no' over dissatisfaction with the Common Core. It is uncertain whether all four of the incumbent Regents members will be reelected.