March 28, 2019
"Whatever the problem, be part of the solution. Don’t just sit around raising questions and pointing out obstacles."
— Tina Fey
WPSBA'S ED LAW WORKSHOP WAS A BIG SUCCESS
"VERY VALUABLE", "WELL DONE", "EXCELLENT PROGRAM IN ALL RESPECTS" are some of the comments we received about last week's Ed Law Workshop on legal issues and negotiations. And we've had requests for the comprehensive handouts developed by our panel of attorneys. This info is now posted on our website.
TAKE ACTION BEFORE APRIL 1ST TO SECURE MORE AID FOR SCHOOLS
IT'S YOUR LAST CHANCE TO GET OUT THOSE VOTERVOICE E-LETTERS before the NYS budget becomes final. Join the students, parents, and teachers from across our region who are coming out to highlight the impact of State funding proposals on education in their districts. In addition to the inequities in the stalled Foundation Aid formula, Albany is looking to make the Tax Cap permanent, without considering amendments to the formula.
IMPORTANT INFO FOR ANYONE THINKING ABOUT RUNNING FOR THE BOE
IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO IS CONSIDERING -OR NEEDS A NUDGE TO CONSIDER - A SCHOOL BOARD RUN, you can give him/her a boost toward resolution. The WPSBA Prospective School Board Member Workshop presents a realistic picture of a school board member's role. Pass on the link below and we promise to provide a complete run-through of the myths and realities of school board service.
Look for WPSBA's Weekly Updated School District Budget Data in your inbox tomorrow
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