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MCC to Host “10th Annual Career Conference and Job Fair”

  Monroe County, Monroe Community College, the New York State Department of Labor, and ACCES-VR will sponsor the “10th Annual...

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City Schools Will Close Friday Due to Inclement Weather

By Staff –   Due to inclement weather conditions and extreme temperatures, all schools will be closed on Friday, Jan. 5. All...

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Justice Sonia Sotomayor Develops Game To Teach Civics To English Language Learners

There may be some people out there who try to game the system, but Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has proven that turning the...

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Update: Rochester Prep Changes Locations; RCSD Gives All City High Option to Move

By Staff –   (Update, Dec. 13) – Rochester City Prep Charter School has announced the school will relocate to 1001 Lake...

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County Donates Coats to School No. 17 Students through “Coats for Kids” Program

By Staff –   Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo and Enrico Fermi School 17 Principal Caterina Leone-Mannino have recently...

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Number Of Latina Teachers On The Rise, U.S. Classrooms More Inclusive

A growing number of Latinas are going into teaching, new research shows, and they’re having a positive impact on the country’s...

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Study Finds Lack of Teacher Diversity Throughout New York State

By Staff –   Eighty-six percent of students in the Rochester City School District are black or Latino, compared to 18 percent of...

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NYSED Releases 2017 State Test Results; Students’ Scores Show Slight Improvement

The New York State Department of Education has released the 2017 English language arts (ELA) and math test results for students in...

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ACT Rochester, RACF Report Finds Educational and Economic Gaps for Blacks and Latinos in Rochester

By Staff –   Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta –   ACT Rochester and the Rochester Area Community...

Child Care Council received the Project of the Year award at the recent NAFCC conference in Alabama. Pictured (from left to right): Hector Santiago; Council CEO Barbara-Ann Mattle; Linda Schumacher, NAFCC accreditation council chair; provider Carmen Gonzalez; Lynne Fisher; Ed Maier; and provider Juanita Sanchez.

Child Care Council Receives NAFCC Award for Increasing Number of Latino Providers

By Staff –   The National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC) has recently presented its Accreditation Facilitation...