Monthly Archives: February 2012

Syracuse Education Commissioners Attack Public School Funding

Policy Committee Says Wealthy Districts Have An Advantage By David Fine Originally reported on February 13, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) — Syracuse Education Commissioners attacked New York State public school funding after a Policy Committee Meeting today while speaking to a … Continue reading

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Syracuse school board angered by state funding

Lobbies SU reporters By Seth Kornfeld Originally Reported on February 13th, 2012 Syracuse (NCC News) – A Syracuse School Board policy committee made quick work of adjustments to ethics and conflict of interest policies Monday afternoon, then six education commissioners spent … Continue reading

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School Board Unloads Frustration

SU Reporters Listen to Budget Cut Complaints By Katie Adler Originally Reported on Feb. 13 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC NEWS) – Six members of the Syracuse Board of Education complained about budget cuts Monday, unloading their frustration on a group of … Continue reading

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School District Struggles with Funding

  Frustration Surrounds Board Members By Aaron Avalos Originally Reported February 13, 2012 Syracuse (NCC News) —   Six Syracuse School Board members took turns Monday complaining about how state aid is distributed, saying it makes success that much harder in … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Approves Code of Ethics Revision

Proposes Changes to Conflicts of Interest Code By Mark Hazlett Originally Reported February 13, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) — A revision to the Code of Ethics and a proposal to tighten the rules of conflicts of interest was the highlight … Continue reading

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Syracuse School Board Members Attack Education Funding

VP Body and Others Criticize “Inequitable” Conditions By Sean Farrell Originally reported on Feb. 13 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News)-After the Syracuse School Board Policy Committee reviewed employee conflict of interest and accepting gifts on Monday, six board members used the … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Sends New Code of Ethics to Full Board

  Committee Plans to Revise Conflicts of Interest Policy BY ALI BAUMAN ORIGINALLY REPORTED FEBRUARY 13, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News)— The Syracuse City School District Policy Committee voted to send a revised School District Officer and Employee Code of Ethics policy to … Continue reading

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School Board Committee Recommends New Gifts Limits for Staff

Policy Committee Proposes $75 Limit to Full Board, Discusses Revisions to Conflict of Interest Code By Brian Cheung SYRACUSE (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School Board Policy Committee recommended a new dollar limit on gifts that staff members can receive and discussed changes … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Approves Code of Ethics Revisions

Sends Back Conflict of Interest Policies By Caralan Johnson Originally reported on Feb. 13 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) — The Policy Committee for the Syracuse Board of Education recommended changes to the district’s ethics policy and heard proposals to tighten up … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Approves Ethics Code Revision

Sends back conflict of interest policies for revision By Nick Cardona Originally reported Feb. 13 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) – The Syracuse School Board’s Policy Committee Monday recommended approval of a firm dollar limit on gifts under its Code of … Continue reading

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