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Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Scores Attend NYSIR’s Third Statewide Educators Symposium »
Nearly 150 teachers and administrators from schools across New York came together virtually recently to attend a two-day N...
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
NYSIR News Bulletin on School Reopening »
Check out a special NYSIR News Bulletin article on the path to school reopening, distributed recently to all NYSIR subsc...
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Four Districts Join the NYSIR Family »
As the 2020-21 school year begins, four more school districts from across New York have joined the reciprocal to avail the...
Thursday, June 25, 2020
NYSIR Scholarships Awarded to 13 Graduating Seniors Statewide »
The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal has awarded $46,000 in special 2020 scholarships to college-bound high school se...
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Professional Development Scholarships Awarded to ASBO New York Employees »
NYSIR recently awarded 15 professionals from Association of School Business Officials chapters around the state with indiv...
Thursday, June 4, 2020
ASBO NY Perry Award Winner Announced »
John Brucato, Assistant Superintendent for Finance at Kenmore-Tonawanda School District, is the 2020 recipient of the Geor...
Friday, May 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Industry Analyst A.M. Best Once Again Ranks NYSIR ‘A’ »
Based on what it deemed the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal’s strong risk-adjusted capitalization, sound liquidity a...
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Update: Reduced Premiums for School Vehicles »
As a result of New York’s executive mandate to keep schools closed for the remainder of the school year, NYSIR has announc...
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Successful 2019 Built on Surplus Growth and Risk Management »
Attributing business results to “a very strong balance sheet” and a concentrated focus on risk management, New York School...
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Closed for the Year: A NYSIR COVID-19 Refresher »
School days, school days. Dear old golden rule days …   That was a long time ago, it seems. A differ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Have Districts Answered Two Online Basics for Home-schooling? »
NYSIR’s latest Cyber Brief poses some fundamental questions for school districts and BOCES that have taken to the ‘Net t...
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Garaged Vehicles Lead to Reduced Premiums »
NYSIR has announced that the reduced use of district vehicles during coronavirus school closures will result in lower insu...
Thursday, April 9, 2020
NYSIR Annual Meeting May 14 »
As a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) has announced that its ann...
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
NYSIR Scholarship Submission Dates Extended »
High school students graduating from NYSIR-member districts now have until April 30 to submit applications for special sch...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NYSIR Amends School Coverage to Provide Enhanced Protection in Wake of New DHR Law »
The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) has changed its School Board Legal Liability Policy (SBL) language to ad...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Professional Development Scholarships Awarded to School Facilities Employees »
NYSIR awarded school facilities employees from five districts across the state with scholarships to help fund their attend...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
New NYSIR Student Head Injury Brochure Available »
Find out why NYSIR has the edge when it comes to safeguarding against concussive head injuries in student sports. Click h...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Latest Cyber Brief Now Available »
In anticipation of state Education Department requirements calling for the establishment of district and BOCES data protec...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
NYSIR News Summer Issue »
The latest NYSIR News is available now . In this issue: An in-depth look at NYSIR's Pathway to the Pillars symposium, a g...
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Nationwide P/C Underwriting Income Down in First Half »
Ratings agency A.M. Best reported recently that during the first half of the year net underwriting income nationwide for t...
Thursday, August 1, 2019
NYSIR Hosts Statewide Symposium on School Violence »
  TARRYTOWN, NY – More than 100 educators and public-school officials from around New York listened to experts o...
Friday, July 5, 2019
2018 NYSIR Annual Report Now Available »
Hot off the presses! For a special flip-page version of the 2018 NYSIR Annual Report, click here . For a PDF version, cl...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Ransomware Strikes on the Rise »
  Based on the results of at least one insurer’s report, ransomware attacks in the first quarter of 2019 are up...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Read NYSIR's Latest Association Special! »
NYSIR has published its annual NYSIR News special edition highlighting its organization and event support for several ed...
Monday, May 20, 2019
2019 Annual Meeting: NYSIR Remains Strong »
  As it moved through the 2018 period, the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal reached a record number of memb...
Monday, May 13, 2019
New Analytics Exec Onboard with Guy Carpenter »
Integrated reinsurance solutions provider Guy Carpenter has announced that Richard Rodriguez, former chief actuary at Lloy...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Ingham in Business Development Role »
Cassandra Ingham, formerly a risk management specialist with Utica National Insurance Group, has been named Business Dev...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Sex Harassment Prevention Seminars »
As part of its President’s Initiative program, NYSIR has been conducting statewide seminars for member districts and BOCES...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NYSIR Annual Meeting May 16 »
  The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) has announced that its annual meeting is slated to take plac...
Thursday, February 28, 2019
A.M. Best: Modest P/C Price Hikes for 2019 »
  The insurance industry’s most well-known analyst recently predicted “overall modest expectations” for 2019 incre...
Saturday, February 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winter NYSIR News Available »
Learn about NYSIR’s newest board members, ride along on a quick trip to the land of high-tech school transportation, make...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cyber-attack Stress Test Shows Underinsurance Danger »
  A joint report from Lloyd’s of London and Aon suggests that a coordinated global cyber-attack spread through ema...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAPS ‘Strike Out Bullying’ Video Contest »
  Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) on Long Island has partnered with the New York Mets to officiate a high s...
Saturday, January 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who Knew? »
  Glassdoor Inc. is a website that invites employees, no matter where they work, to post information about their e...
Thursday, January 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Artificial Intelligence: A Smart Choice for Insurers? »
Is there a place for artificial intelligence (AI) in insurance? A panel at a recent Insurance Information Institute forum...

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