education

Connections: Danielle Bainbridge, host of "The Origin of Everything"

Danielle Bainbridge never thought she would be a YouTube star -- in fact, she never thought she'd even like YouTube. But now, the Yale doctoral student...
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Thu, 03/29/2018 - 11:28am
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Job fair will focus on three in-demand industries

Monroe County and Monroe Community College are teaming up once again to host "Inspire Monroe," a new targeted career exploration fair. County Executive...
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Thu, 03/01/2018 - 7:03am
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Rochester high school graduation rates increase, but still lowest among Big 5 districts

Among the Big 5 districts in New York State, Rochester still comes in last in terms of high school graduation rates. The State Education Department...
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Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:33am
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Connections: School lunch shaming in Rochester's suburbs

On any given day last spring, nearly one in 10 children in the Rochester suburbs had a negative balance on a school lunch account. Because of that, many...
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Fri, 01/26/2018 - 11:29am
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Funding a top issue for local schools in the New Year

Local school district officials are keeping a watchful eye on federal and state initiatives as the New Year rolls in. Funding is going to be a top...
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Thu, 12/28/2017 - 2:48pm
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Connections: The value of community service and service-based learning

New York State's Teacher of the Year is back in studio. Christopher Albrecht is a fourth grade teacher at the Fred W. Hill School in Brockport. He joins...
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Wed, 12/27/2017 - 9:19am
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Connections: Exploring phenomenon-based learning

What can the U.S. education system learn from Finland? Perhaps the better question is, do students need school subjects? Teachers in Finland are gearing...
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Wed, 12/20/2017 - 9:31am
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State Regents vote to expand diploma options for special education students

The New York State Board of Regents this week voted to expand options for special education students who struggle with academic exams. The Regents...
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Wed, 12/13/2017 - 8:30am
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Study finds major gaps in special education spending in New York

There are major gaps in special education spending in New York. A study by the New York State Association of School Business Officials found that...
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Fri, 12/08/2017 - 4:50am
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Connections: The African American home-schooling movement

An increasing number of African American families are turning to homeschooling. Parents say they want to protect their children from institutional...
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Mon, 12/04/2017 - 9:27am
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