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The New York State Education Department (NYSED) is seeking educators to participate in test development activities for the New York State Teacher Certification Examinations (NYSTCE) Content Specialty Tests (CSTs) in  Early Childhood Education (birth to grade 2 – Math and ELA), Literacy (grades K-12), English to Speakers of Other Languages …

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The 2019-2021 NYSCEA Executive Board has begun to plan for the 50th Anniversary of NYSCEA for 2021!  On record, George Anderson held the first NYSCEA Presidency office from 1971-1973.  A Planning Committee has been formed and plans to meet during the regularly scheduled fall, spring and winter delegate meetings, with …

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Commissioner Elia has developed the Education Department’s agenda and budget requests for the NYS Legislature.   These were presented at a NYS Joint Legislative Hearing on Education on February 14, 2017.  NYSCEA members should view her PowerPoint presentation to see how it addresses the concerns of their association. CLICK HERE for a …

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Teacher voices are seldom heard in the policy space. The new report from the Center on Education Policy’s, Listen to Us: Teacher Views and Voices, surveying 3,000 public school teachers from across the country echoes this sentiment. The report addresses the teaching profession, standards and assessments, testing time, and teacher …

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has picked Williamson M. Evers, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, and Gerard Robinson, a resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, to be on his presidential transition team for education, according to multiple sources. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

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The Child Language Doctoral Program at the University of Kansas is conducting a survey to better understand services available to children in schools, and services available to students with language needs. The survey takes 10 – 15 minutes, and survey responses are completely anonymous. CLICK HERE for information and link to …

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