Shirley L. Huntley's posts related to Education

8/06/2009: Senate Passes NYC School Governance Legislation

“As a State Senator I was given a mandate from my district to ensure

their concerns are heard and they are afforded a seat at the table

when it comes to the education of the city’s 1.1 million school

children,” said Senator Shirley Huntley, School Governance Task Force

co-chair. “I am pleased key amendments included in the school

governance bill will increase the accountability and transparency of

the city’s education system, and more importantly increase parental



7/23/2009: State Senator Shirley L. Huntley at School Governance Rally

State Senator Shirley L. Huntley and other Democratic State Senators, brought the battle over school control to Mayor Bloomberg's doorstep yesterday on the steps of City Hall.

Photo Courtesy of Lester Muse, Jr.

6/03/2009: PS 47Q visits Albany

Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-10th) and Assemblywoman Audrey I. Pheffer (D-23rd) take a break from Session to greet and take pictures with students and faculty from Public School 47Q at the historic Million Dollar staircase (NYS Capitol)

10/28/2008: Senator Huntley and Principal Patricia Mitchell of PS/IS 48Q

State Senator Shirley L. Huntley and Principal Patricia Mitchell of PS/48-Q.

7/23/2009: Senator Shirley Huntley speaks on School Governance.

Thursday, July 23, 2009 @ 1:00pm, City Hall Steps: Senator Shirley L. Huntley a tireless advocate of education, speaks about her intent to ensure parents become a focal part of their child's education under Mayoral Control. She believes parents have the fundamental right to be a participant in their children's future and vocal members of the NYC Dept of Education.

10/16/2008: Principal For A Day

Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica) addresses the students at P.S. 196 as the Honorary Principal For A Day

10/16/2008: Principal for a Day @ PS 196

10-16-08 Principal for a Day @ PS 196