Category: Education

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Awards $1.5 Million in Spring Grants Cycle

Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Awards $1.5 Million in Spring Grants Cycle Sheffield, Mass. — The Board of Directors of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation today announced the recipients of the first round of grantmaking for 2015. The foundation distributed a total…

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Workshop for educators for teaching about climate change

A workshop for educators to share resources and ideas for teaching about climate change will be conducted at the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s Five Rivers Environmental Education Center, 56 Game Farm Road, Delmar, NY (Albany County) on…

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SUNY Invests in the future of additive manufacturing in New York State

SUNY Invests in the future of additive manufacturing in New York State Collaboration by SUNY New Paltz, Stony Brook University and the University at Buffalo to develop new materials and technologies for printing NEW PALTZ – The SUNY Network of…

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$3.5M in safety and health training grants now available from U.S. Dept. of Labor; Applications due June 2, 2015

$3.5M in safety and health training grants now available from U.S. Dept. of Labor; Applications due June 2, 2015 The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is accepting 2015 applications for targeted-topic training grants and capacity-building…

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ROLISON, DUTCHESS LEGISLATURE CALL FOR COMMON CORE OPT-OUT

ROLISON, DUTCHESS LEGISLATURE CALL FOR COMMON CORE OPT-OUT Lawmakers pass unanimous bill supporting state’s Common Core Parental Refusal Act Dutchess County Legislature Chairman Rob Rolison announced today that the legislature passed a unanimous measure at its April 13 meeting supporting…

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DEC Seeks Volunteers and Local Coordinators to Conduct Stream and River Monitoring

DEC Seeks Volunteers and Local Coordinators to Conduct Stream and River Monitoring Wave Program Provides Hands-on Experience for Citizen Monitors to Identify Whether Streams are Healthy Regional Volunteer Training to Be Held in May and June New Yorkers will have…

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Hudson Valley Sings!

Hudson Valley Sings! Video submissions being accepted now through April 20, 2015! Poughkeepsie, N.Y. April 8, 2015- This April, Dutchess Outreach is introducing a brand new competition, Hudson Valley Sings! This karaoke style talent show is asking you, the community…

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REVISED WEBUTUCK SCHOOL DISTRICT CALENDAR

REVISED WEBUTUCK SCHOOL DISTRICT CALENDAR With the hope that spring has finally sprung, this notice is to inform you of an adjustment to the School District calendar. In the late winter, the Webutuck Central School District decided to use Superintendent…

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Dover High School Daily Announcements – TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2015

TUESDAY, APRIL 14, 2015 1. Today is an “A” Day. 2. Attention all high school students! The date of the Floor Hockey tournament has been moved from April 29th to April 30th. Sign up outside of Ms. Wool’s room. It…

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Pawling School Board Monday, April 13, 2015 Meeting Agenda

Meeting Agenda 1. Business Meeting Called to Order by Board President 1. Roll Call by Clerk pro tem 2. Pledge to the Flag 2. Proposed Executive Session – 6:30 pm 1. Proposed Executive Session – 6:30 pm 2. Reconvene to…

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Funding Available for Arts in Dutchess

Arts Mid-Hudson invites qualified organizations to submit a proposal focused on: Creating a lively Arts Scene in Dutchess County Excellent and diverse arts programming Informational Meeting: Thursday, April 16 @ 10:30 am Application Deadline: Thursday, May 14, 2015 For activities…

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Dover Kindergarten Registration and Screening

Dover Kindergarten Registration and Screening Children turning 5 on or before December 1, 2015 are eligible to register for Kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year. Registration will be held in the Wingdale Elementary School gym between the hours of 8:30…

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Kimberly Zilempe of Poughquag Receives Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence

Kimberly Zilempe Receives Susan Sutton Smith Award for Academic Excellence ONEONTA, NY (04/10/2015)(readMedia)– Kimberly Zilempe of Poughquag, NY, has received the 2014-2015 Susan Sutton Smith Award for academic excellence. To be eligible for the award, a student must be a…

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