Purpose

Senate Standing Committee on Education
Chair: Senator John J. Flanagan
Public Hearing: The Regents Reform Agenda: “Assessing” Our Progress Purpose is to review the impact and effectiveness of recent state education reforms
Place: Van Buren Hearing Room A, Legislative Office Building, Albany, New York
Time: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Contact: Robin Mueller (518) 455-2071
Media Contact: Robert Caropoli (631) 361-2154
ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

Transcript of November 13, 2013 Hearing in Albany

November 13, 2013 Hearing Agenda

Kathleen Ferguson, NYSUT

Sheila Kaplan

Margarita Garcia-Notario, PhD, SUNY Plattsburgh, Parent Representative of North Country Schools

Heather Briccetti, President and CEO, New York State Business Council

Dan McConnell, 3rd Grade Teacher, Marathon School District

Tim Farley, Principal, Ichabod Crane Elementary, Kinderhook, NY

Kathryn Brown

Doug Selwyn, College Professor, Plattsburgh

Wendy Richards, Doctoral Student at D’Youville College

Bill Wolff, LaSalle School, Albany, NY

Claire Sylvan, Internationals Network for Public Schools

Dr. Brenda Myers, Superintendent, Valhalla UFSD

Ms. Judith Johnson, Interim-Superintendent, Mt. Vernon

Valhalla Board of Education Resolution on High Stakes Testing

Council of School Superintendents

Mark Schneiderman, Software & Information Industry Association

The Common Core Challenge

Committee for Hispanic Children and Families

Lower Hudson Council of School Superintendents

New York State Educational Conference Board

Christopher Tienkin