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Comsewogue Hero Ali Gordon: We will starve the testing machine

Over the course of the fourteen years that I have spent in the Comsewogue School District, I have met countless people who I have come to admire greatly.  I often refer to these people as “my heroes.”  One of the … Continue reading

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Students Not Scores Forum

Students Not Scores is hosting a forum in Port Jeff Village on March 7th.  We wrote about it here.  Check out the video below…

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Another Heroic Superintendent

The heroic actions of our own Dr. Rella are well documented in our school community and a few weeks ago we told you of another heroic superintendent from Western New York, Dr. William Cala.  Now we can add Shoreham-Wading River’s … Continue reading

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Governor Cuomo Wants to Fire You

Via Newsday… ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Sunday called for a state review of all Long Island school districts because many use a union-provided evaluation he said is skewed to favor teachers. A Newsday analysis of teacher evaluation systems … Continue reading

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Students Not Scores Forum

Students Not Scores is hosting a forum at the Port Jefferson Village Center on March 7th.  It has a great lineup of speakers, including MORE’s Jia Lee and Comsewogue’s Ali Gordon.  The flyer for the event is below.  You can … Continue reading

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