Local presidential campaign contributions Individual donors on Long Island have contributed nearly $3.8 million to major-party presidential candidates as of the beginning of March, according to documents filed with the Federal Election Commission late last.
The small group structure is key, designed to "chop up the bell curve" and transform ... improvements in "college-ready" performance on the June 2011 Integrated Algebra Regents Exams. Forty-three percent of 9th graders at WHEELS demonstrated college.
Last year, in its schools, as a result of the program, the number of students who met the “college ready” standard — scoring above 80 on their Regents exams in algebra, geometry or English ... adds that the key is not just mastering material, but.
businesswoman and former Board of Regents member Jill Docking, of Wichita, and former state Agriculture Secretary Joshua Svaty. Svaty and Davis haven't commented publicly, while Docking, who lost an open seat Senate race to Brownback 54-43 in 1996.
OK, I was gonna put up a title in Spanish but I don’t want to include all the accent marks. The point is, Lourdes Cahuich, an astronomy enthusiast and educator in Mexico, spent quite a bit of effort translating into Spanish all those videos I made.
External research grants have grown from $477 million in 2006 to $634 million in 2013, and during the last eight years we ... I am gratified that our Regents have begun to tap into those resources more strategically, and I applaud them for it.
Ancient civilizations are defined by their artifacts. If Madison were suddenly smothered by a Mount Vesuvius, or swallowed up by Lake Mendota like Atlantis, what would future archaeologists conclude about us? What would we want them to find — and what.
Oakland Raiders’ defensive end Richard Seymour was fined $7,500 by the NFL for the unnecessary roughness penalty he received for pulling on the cornrows belonging to Broncos’ left tackled Ryan Clady. Early in the third quarter of the Broncos’ 23-3.
I was a member of the NYS Regents Task Force that helped to develop the assessment ... including erasing and correcting wrong answers on students’ answer sheets for mandated standardized tests. And, finally, I would like to add this bit of disturbing.
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