Education

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Connecticut public school teachers say they are getting sick from mold and other environmental hazards, which include rodent droppings and extreme heat. 

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The Dalio Foundation’s educational partnership with Connecticut is to hold its first board meeting next week. The $300 million not-for-profit public-private partnership has been controversial since lawmakers granted it exemption from state disclosure and ethics rules.

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A proposal to eliminate the Regents exam in New York has alarmed some social studies teachers on Long Island. They worry if the state cuts the standardized tests, history will be the first to go.

Fewer Long Island Students Opt Out Of Common Core Tests

Sep 24, 2019
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Fewer Long Island students chose to opt out of New York’s standardized testing last spring, compared to two years ago. 

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The New York State Board of Regents is expected to decide in October whether to allow local public school officials to have the final say over education at private schools.

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