What is the State of Education in Upstate?

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What is the State of  Education in Upstate?

Join us for a town meeting to find out about the opinions of upstate New Yorkers.  Co-sponsored by The Times Union, Siena College Research Institute, and WMHT

Wednesday July 16th
6:30 - 8 p.m.
WMHT. 4 Global View, Troy, NY 12180.
Winifred Touhey Public Broadcasting Center - Rensselaer Technology Park  

Brief reception will follow

The event is FREE but seating is limited, so reserve your place by emailing rsvp@wmht.org or calling 518-880-3400

Don't miss this opportunity to hear education experts discuss issues like the Common Core, standardized testing, teacher evaluation and vocational training. Audience members will have a chance to question the experts and share their opinions on video.  

Featured experts will be: 

  • Dr. John B. King, Jr., New York State Commissioner of Education 
  • Dr. Don Levy, director of the Siena College Research Institute 
  • The Honorable Patricia Fahy, New York State Assembly member 
  • Dr. Teresa Thayer Snyder, superintendent, Voorheesville Central School District

*This Town Hall Event will be taped for broadcast in September* 

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