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Brindisi Encourages Area High School Seniors Interested in ‘Stem’ Fields to Apply for New Scholarship

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi of Utica is encouraging high-achieving high school seniors who want to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields to apply for New York State’s new STEM Scholarship Program. Brindisi...

November 25, 2015
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Brindisi to Be Honored as a ‘Friend of Education’ by Phi Delta Kappa of Utica

Utica – Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi will be honored as a ‘Friend of Education’ by Utica Chapter 1047 of Phi Delta Kappa International at a dinner the group is hosting on Monday, December 7th at 5 p.m. at the Chesterfield Restaurant...

November 20, 2015
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Brindisi: Lawsuit Accusing the Utica School District of ‘Bias’ Toward Refugees is Simply Retaliation Toward the District’s Participation in its Lawsuit Against the State Seeking Equitable Funding

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi of Utica today issued the following statement, reacting to the filing of a lawsuit Tuesday by New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman against the Utica City School District. It alleges that the district...

November 18, 2015
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28 Small City School Districts Representing Over 100,000 Students Statewide Join Forces in Support of Small Cities Successful Schools Act (A.5463/S.4988)

More than 200 board of education members and superintendents from small city school districts across the state have sent letters to the Governor and Legislative leaders to support Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi and Senator Joseph Griffo's bill,...

November 17, 2015
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Brindisi, Ryan Urge Incoming U.S. Education Secretary to Grant Waivers to New York State to Give More Flexibility to Schools in the Use of Standardized Tests to Assess Students with Disabilities and English Language Learners

UTICA – Assemblymen Anthony Brindisi of Utica and Sean Ryan of Buffalo have asked the incoming U.S. Secretary of Education, Dr. John B. King, Jr. to grant New York State’s request to provide more flexibility to New York school...

November 16, 2015
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