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New York’s public schools need a financial sustainability agenda

January 12th, 2018 by Robert Lowry

Earlier this week we sent all Assemblymembers and Senators our report, “A Sustainability Agenda for New York’s Public Schools.”

The report begins,

New York’s state constitution promises “…a system of free common schools, wherein all the children of this state may be educated.” Due in part to actions being taken by the federal government, the state’s fiscal outlook now is exceptionally uncertain. More than ever, New York’s public schools need action on an agenda to promote a more financially sustainable future and to enable them to fulfill the promise of our constitution.

It recommends four sets of actions: Read the rest of this entry »

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