May 26, 2020 Third Grade teacher Jennifer Burke, from the Gates Chili CSD Florence Brasser elementary school, talks about her experience teaching from home and how technology makes it possible, but not preferable.
May 18, 2020 In this edition of NYSSBA News, for the Class of 2020, this is a reflective time for the school community, parents and especially the students.
May 8, 2020 6th grade students from the Farragut Middle School (Hastings-on-Hudson UFSD) express their views on "The Golden Rule" through art and work to understand the new reality in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 1, 2020 See how a high school robotics team called the “Nut Jobs” are able to take a disappointing situation and turn into a positive by making protective shields for worker’s faces during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 24, 2020 As schools are closed, many students, staff and administrators are adjusting to being at home during this pandemic. The following video shows you school spirit through photography, vocals and art. The musical
score was composed by Jeffrey Halstead, a music teacher at the Saratoga Springs City School District. #NYSchoolsUnite
April 17, 2020 Seniors from the class of 2020 share their views on the heartbreaking experience of being members of the class of COVID-19.
April 10, 2020 School communities locally and across the nation are missing the ever-important human contact that comes with the traditional teaching and learning classroom environment. At the Schuylerville Central School
District, a recent parade was just what the school community needed.
March 30, 2020 In this edition of NYSSBA News health and nutrition expert, Dr. Marcie Fraser, provides healthy eating tips for families while being at home during the Coronavirus pandemic.
March 8, 2020 School districts have been updating emergency plans after federal officials warned that the Coronavirus is now in the United States, even as close as NYC.
February 28, 2020 The Canastota High School yearbook committee took on the challenge of creating an award-wining yearbook and won the award resetting the bar for years to come!
February 10, 2020 Art teachers from across Central New York come to share a creative bond and build their skills through the Madison-Oneida BOCES Professional Learning Community in the Arts.
January 27, 2020 NYSSBA News visited the Hadley Luzerne Central School District to see how the “Choose Love Movement Program” is helping to empower students to become connected and resilient individuals by choosing love
in any circumstance.
January 6, 2020 Meet some high school arts students from The City School District in Albany who create a wide variety of visual arts which stimulate these students’ minds.
December 9, 2019 A newly renovated flexible learning suite is a hit with students, staff and administrators at the Glens Falls High School. A blemish has become a blessing offering.
November 18, 2019 Students from the PS #198 International Preparatory in Buffalo entered a WNY STEM Hub contest as a writing exercise and won the opportunity to conduct experiments in space on the ISS.
November 4, 2019 New York school board members were educated and celebrated at NYSSBA’s 100th Convention and Education Expo in Rochester. This year’s highlights included pre-convention workshops, education topics, entertainment
by local school districts, awards and the annual business meeting.
September 30, 2019 In this edition of NYSSBA News, see how a group of passionate students are fed up with the rhetoric and false promises politicians are using to talk about global climate change.
September 6, 2019 At the Schodack Central School District the recent High School building renovation is inspiring students and teachers to create and collaborate in 21st Century ways.
June 17, 2019 Thanks to the integration of Virtual Reality throughout the Tonawanda school district curriculum, students are visiting places they never dreamed possible and better preparing for the careers of the future!
May 22, 2019 Madison VanDenburg, a junior at the Shaker High School in Colonie, competes successfully to reach the final night of American Idol!
May 13, 2019 In this edition of NYSSBA News, see how these students become friends with worms.
April 29, 2019 The 129 member student marching band at the Cicero-North Syracuse CSD was selected as the only band to represent New York State in the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. They did themselves and the state
April 8, 2019 Students at the Windsor CSD enjoy a robust summer program that offers a full range of exciting learning opportunities in sports, the arts as well as STEM areas.
February 25, 2019 Goat Soap? The founders of Beekman 1802 give each K-12 student of the Sharon Springs school district a gift meant to teach the joy and importance of giving.
January 28, 2019 Thousands of Pittsford students, families and fans turn out each December to raise money for the Golisano Children’s Hospital through the Rainbow Classic event.