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    RELEASE: In New Campaign, Zephyr Teachout Joins a Broad Coalition to Limit Hedge Fund Control over Public Education

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts Charlie Albanetti, 518.595.9047 Wendy Liberatore, 518.491.0454 ALBANY (Dec. 3, 2014) — The same hedge funds that bought control of Governor Cuomo and State Senate Republicans now want to take over public education, but we’re not going to let it happen. That was the message today from Zephyr Teachout, the Working Families Party, the Alliance ...

    RELEASE: New Report Reveals New York State’s Charter Schools Pose $54 Million Fraud Risk to Taxpayers

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts Alison R. Park, (917) 805-0830, apark@populardemocracy.org Wendy Liberatore, (518) 432-5315, ext. 102 or (518) 491-0454, wendy@aqeny.org NEW YORK CITY and WASHINGTON, DC (Dec. 1, 2014) — Today, the Center for Popular Democracy and Alliance for Quality Education released a report titled Risking Public Money: New ...

    RELEASE: Report Calls for End of Damaging Use of Excessive Suspensions in Rochester City Schools

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts Eamonn Scanlon, Metro Justice Education Committee Co-Chair Eamonn@metrojustice.org (585) 355-2765 Rosemary Rivera, Citizen Action of NY Organizing Director rrivera@citizenactionny.org 585-325-2560 ROCHESTER (Nov. 18, 2014) – The Alliance for Quality Education, Metro Justice, TEEN Empowerment and the Advancement Project have released a report today at the Enrico Fermi School No. 17 highlighting the problem of ...

    RELEASE: Elected Officials, School Representatives, Community Groups, Parents Call for All Schools to be Great Community Schools in Buffalo

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Asim Johnson 716-249-0630 ajohnson@citizenactionny.org BUFFALO (Nov. 12, 2014) -  Elected state and city officials joined the Alliance for Quality Education (AQE), Citizen Action of New York, educators and Buffalo community groups in support of Every School, A Great Community School, which calls for turning every school in Buffalo into a ...

    RELEASE: Assembly Member Anthony Brindisi and the Alliance for Quality Education Begin Effort to Win $75 Million for Mohawk Valley Public School

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Chad Radock Statewide Campaign Coordinator O: 518.432.5315p x101 M: 978.376.8178 UTICA (November 12, 2014) New York State Assembly Member Anthony Brindisi, Utica City School Superintendent Bruce Karam, the Alliance for Quality Education (AQE) and other education stakeholders in the region joined forces today at the Utica State Office building to demand ...

    RELEASE: Elected Officials Respond to Gov. Cuomo’s Attack on Public Schools

    For Immediate Release:  Contact:  Wendy Liberatore, Communications Coordinator, AQE wendy@aqeny.org / (518) 432-5315 ext. 102; cell-(518) 491-0454 Julian Vinocur, NYC Communications Director, AQE julian@aqeny.org / (203) 313-2479 ALBANY (October 29, 2014) – The Alliance for Quality Education’s designated Champions of Education in the New York State Senate, Assembly and New York City Council joined in ...

    RELEASE: AQE, Leading Education Advocates, Superintendents, Respond to Gov. Cuomo’s Attack on Public Schools

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Wendy Liberatore, Communications Coordinator, AQE wendy@aqeny.org / (518) 432-5315 ext. 102; cell-(518) 491-0454 Julian Vinocur, NYC Communications Director, AQE julian@aqeny.org / (203) 313-2479 ALBANY (October 28, 2014) – AQE, local school superintendents and leaders of the state’s major community organizations issued the following statement in response  to Gov. Cuomo’s vow to ...

    RELEASE: Carl Paladino Plans to Dismantle Buffalo Public Schools

    October 22, 2014 Reports

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Trzeciak, Lead Organizer, Citizen Action of New York/Alliance for Quality Education btrzeciak@citizenactionny.org (646) 584-9767 BUFFALO (October 22, 2014) – Parents and community members, joined by some of Buffalo’s major parent and community organizations and members of the School Board, rallied at City Hall outside of a ...

    RELEASE: Buffalo Community, Board Members, and Parents Demand Voice in Fate of Buffalo Public Schools

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Trzeciak, Lead Organizer, CANY/AQE btrzeciak@citizenactionny.org Cell (646) 584-9767 BUFFALO, (October 15, 2014) – Community members, school administrators, parents and students along with Citizen Action of NY, the Alliance for Quality Education, and PUSH Buffalo rallied at Lafayette High School on Wednesday to demand the Buffalo City School District end ...

    RELEASE: Buffalo Community Demands the End to Racial Disparity in Discipline

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brian Trzeciak, Lead Organizer C: 646-584-9767 btrzeciak@citizenactionny.org BUFFALO (October 8, 2014) – A coalition of parents, students, and community members led by Citizen Action of New York and the Alliance for Quality Education demanded that the Board of Education address the racial disparities in suspensions in the ...

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