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Path Through History Interstitials

Politics and Government | Grant Cottage

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Ulysses S Grant was the commander of Union Armies in the Civil War & 18th pres of the US.

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Scenic and Natural History | Thacher State Park

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One of the Capital Region wonders lies in the Helderberg mountains south of Albany.

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New York NOW: Education & History

Education Commissioner disagrees with federal attempt to punish opt out schools

The state’s education commissioner, Mary Ellen Elia says she’s fighting a proposal by her predecessor, now the federal education secretary, John King, to punish...

Commissioner Elia discusses latest test scores

In July the State Education Department released the latest English language arts (ELA) and math test scores for...

Education groups worry over proposed federal sanctions for high opt out rate

Education groups, dismayed by the federal education secretary’s threat to punish schools in New York with high opt-out rates for standardized tests, say he’s re...