NYSCEA Meetings

NYSSCA represented you at the NYS Council of Educational Associations(NYSCEA): See a list of member organizations here:  http://www.nyscea.org/about-nyscea/
2017-2018 Meeting Date Agenda and links to information:
May 4, 2018 Current Policy Perspectives
Mary Ellen Elia, Commissioner, New York State Education Department

Update on New Standards for School Leaders:
Recent Changes in Certification Pathways
Discussion on Better Preparing Teachers
Survey on Potential Revision of Annual Professional Performance Review (APPR)
John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner, Higher Education
Alex Trikalinos, Executive Director, Office of Teacher/Principal Quality & Professional Development

Developing Diversity in Professions and Organization Leadership
See Our Truth publication
Anael Alston, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Access, Equity & Community Engagement

February 9, 2018 Updates on Mental Health Curriculum Workgroup and Early Childhood Workgroup:
First Thousand Days on Medicaid
Mental Health flyer
Renee Ryder, Associate Commissioner, Office of School Operations and Management Service
Betsy Kenney, Director, Office of Early Learning
Martha Morrissey, Associate in School Nursing, Office of Student Support Services

Update on New Standards for Principals
Discussion on Better Preparing Teachers

Education Department Perspective on proposed New York State Budget
Jessica Todtman, Chief of Staff for P-20 Program Implementation

Review of Rollout RoadMap for ELA and Math Standards from the NYS Education Dept.
Erik Sweet, Associate, Office of Curriculum and Instruction
John Svendsen. Associate, Office of Curriculum and Instruction

October 13, 2017 An Update on English Language Art and Math Standards from the New York State Education Department
ELA Standards – Erik Sweet, Associate, Office of Curriculum and Instruction
Math Standards – Susan Brockley, Associate. Office of Curriculum and Instruction

Update on Policy Changes in Teacher Preparation
John D’Agati, Deputy Commissioner, Higher Education

Update of Instruction and Diploma Requirements
Mary Beth Casey, Associate, Office of Curriculum and Assessment

An Update on Arts Standards from the New York State Education Department
Leslie Yolen, Associate, Office of Curriculum and Instruction

NYS ESSA Accountability Plan
Jason Harmon, Title I School and Community Services Office