education

Connections: Discussing socioeconomic diversity in local schools

Democrat and Chronicle columnist Erica Bryant joins us to discuss her reporting on the results of a state grant intended to encourage suburban students...
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Tue, 10/30/2018 - 11:10am
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Connections: Previewing the Rochester Boys and Men of Color Education Summit

An upcoming conference will highlight the unique learning and education needs for young men of color. The Rochester Boys and Men of Color Education...
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Tue, 10/23/2018 - 10:41am
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Connections: Brockport education leaders launch diversity certification program

The College at Brockport is rolling out a new program alongside the Brockport Central School District, and it comes with a message: understanding how to...
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Fri, 09/14/2018 - 11:49am
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Connections: Author Daniel Koretz and his book, "The Testing Charade"

With the start of the school year, we have a conversation standardized testing. Daniel Koretz is the author of "The Testing Charade: Pretending to Make...
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Thu, 09/13/2018 - 10:52am
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Connections: Professor Randy Curren and his new book, "Patriotic Education in a Global Age"

Should schools cultivate patriotism? It's one question among many about patriotism in schools and society addressed in a new book called “Patriotic...
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Fri, 09/07/2018 - 10:37am
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Connections: Candidates for the Rochester City School Board

Three candidates are vying for two seats on the Rochester City School Board. Mental health expert Melanie Funchess and health worker Beatriz LeBron were...
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Thu, 08/16/2018 - 11:16am
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Connections: Interesting classes you'd like to take

Did you take a class in high school or college that stood above the rest? One that was more fun, interesting, or unusual than the others? Maybe it was...
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Tue, 08/14/2018 - 2:03pm
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Connections: What does an anti-racist approach to teaching history look like?

A group pushing for anti-racism training in the Rochester City School District says one of the big problems with American public schools is a Euro...
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Tue, 08/07/2018 - 12:20pm
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WATCH: State of Rochester City Schools with State Ed Commissioner

https://youtu.be/Qdca8haG594 The New York State Education Commissioner was in Rochester this week for a cultural education visit. MaryEllen Elia toured...
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Mon, 08/06/2018 - 12:33pm
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Connections: Mentorship for teachers in the Rochester City School District

When she was in Rochester last month, State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia said the Rochester City School District needs to do a...
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Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:41am
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