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  • AQE’s New Report shows NY Schools Owed $3.9 bil

    The report includes new data broken down by Senate & Assembly Districts.

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    Our Champions of Education Celebration is around the corner. We hope to see you there!

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    Join us as we walk to Albany to demand the NYS legislature fully fund our public schools!

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    Parents Sue DOB Over Receivership Money

    Parents from Albany, Yonkers, and NYC filed a lawsuit demanding the immediate release of the receivership grant funds that the DOB is withholding from nine schools across the state.

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    Where’s My Pre-K?

    Tens of thousands of New York’s youngest have yet to have access to a local full-day Pre-K program

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    Hillary Clinton Advocates for Community Schools

    The presidential candidate agrees, community schools are a good way to address childhood poverty.

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    AQE Releases New Report on CFE and the 2016 Budget

    For 81% of high-need schools, their Campaign for Fiscal Equity (CFE) funding has been derailed by the state.

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    AQE Highlights

    CFE Derailed: The State of Our Schools in the Wake of the 2016 New York State Budget

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    Where’s My Pre-K?: Looking at Pre-K Access on Long Island

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    No Appetite to Educate: Stacking the Deck Against Children in Poverty

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    Too Many Children Left Behind: Make Quality Early Learning A Top Priority

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    AQE Signs Letter with Hundreds of Other Groups to Oppose Testing and Charter Schools; and to Support Community Schools 

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    REPORT: Restoring Justice In Buffalo Public Schools: Safe and Supportive Quality Education for All

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    POLL: New Yorkers Don’t Want More Charter Schools, School Choice is a Low Priority

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    ANALYSIS: Evaluating the 2015 New York State Budget

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    REPORT: Prioritizing Equity: Lessons for Budget Negotiators from Senate and Assembly Education Budget Proposals

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    REPORT: Gubernatorial Delinquency: Cuomo’s Failure to Fund New York State Public Schools

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    REPORT: Gubernatorial Delinquency: Cuomo’s Failure to Fund New York City Public Schools

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    REPORT: Make Quality Early Learning a Top Priority in the 2015 Enacted Budget

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    REPORT: Record Setting Inequality: New York State’s Opportunity Gap is Wider Than Ever

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    REPORT: Corruption in Education: Hedge Funds and the Takeover of New York State Schools

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    REPORT: Risking Public Money: New York Charter School Fraud, Best Practices to Protect Public Dollars and Prevent Financial Mismanagement

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    REPORT: Breaking the School-to-Prison Pipeline: The Crisis Affecting Rochester’s Students and What We Can Do to Fix It

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    REPORT: Good for Kids or Good For Carl: Who Really Benefit$ from Turning Public Schools into Privately Run Charter Schools

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    REPORT: Upstate School Aid: Setting the Record Straight

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    REPORT: Billions Behind

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    New Pre-K Budget Language: Key Elements

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    REPORT: Tale of Two States

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    50 Most Underfunded School Districts in NY

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    “On School Funding, Albany Must Do What’s Right”
    Pastor Walrond fights for fair classroom funding

    State of Our Schools
    See what Zakiyah Ansari says about the Governor’s State of the State

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