Great Synergy With CNYSBA

There’s a great synergy between CNYSBA and SSFC. While CNYSBA works closely with local school boards, the work by Dr. Rick Timbs and SSFC are directly related to the day-to-day issues school board members face during this new era in education.  We clearly have common goals, especially in these two...
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Dr. Timbs: Cuts in State Aid Will Be Devastating

Dr. Timbs: Cuts in Aid Could Be Devastating The Executive Director of the Statewide School Finance Consortium (SSFC) says if there’s not a federal stimulus package, cuts in aid to schools will be drastic. Dr. Rick Timbs of the SSFC told WIBX’s Keeler Show that unless Washington comes up with...
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NYS Public School Finance

Dr. Timbs: Cuts in Aid Could Be Devastating The Executive Director of the Statewide School Finance Consortium (SSFC) says if there’s not a federal stimulus package, cuts in aid to schools will be drastic. Dr. Rick Timbs of the SSFC told WIBX’s Keeler Show that unless Washington comes up with...
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2016 SSFC Conferences – Registration Forms

  November Registration form – click here  2016 Registration form November Conferences Directions | CLICK HERE  for Quester III BOCES Directions CLICK HERE for W-F-L BOCES Directions & Parking Info Best parking for the conference is in Lot #5 behind the Maple Building to the south. This year the SSFC Conference will be...
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Visit the Central New York School Boards Association

There’s a great synergy between CNYSBA and SSFC. While CNYSBA works closely with local school boards, the work by Dr. Rick Timbs and SSFC are directly related to the day-to-day issues school board members face during this new era in education.  We clearly have common goals, especially in these two...
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Poll- NY Needs to Spend More on Education

SHOW US THE MONEY!   (And Keep Up the Fight!!) * Majority of Siena poll respondents say NYS needs to spend MORE on public education * SSFC Executive Director responds to poll findings on Time Warner Cable News A new poll conducted by the Siena Research Institute confirms what SSFC has been...
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NYS Budget in the News

BUDGET STORIES IN THE MEDIA Cuomo dangles school aid for education reforms, Capital New York, Jan. 22 School plan needs work (editorial), Albany Times-Union, Jan. 22 School districts left wondering how much aid they will get, The Buffalo News, Jan. 21 Budget director says no school aid runs before reforms, Capitol Confidential, Jan. 21...
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Lawsuit for Fairness – PRESS RELEASE

EDUCATION COALITION FILES NEW LAWSUIT The SSFC is among members of a coalition that filed a new lawsuit challenging Gov. Cuomo, State Education Finance System   • Former CFE Litigator Michael Rebell Launches New Legal Effort, New Yorkers for Students’ Educational Rights   • Dr. Rick Timbs: “It is unfortunate...
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Senator Lopez [Video]

Assemblyman Peter D. Lopez on the floor of the NYS Assembly Assemblyman Peter D. Lopez references SSFC and Dr. Rick Timbs during the budget debate just prior to the April 1st, 2014  deadline.   The Assemblyman quotes the data that shows many of New York’s schools in dire straights after years...
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