There is an opportunity to have your mathematics voice heard ? Senator Flanagan is having hearings in Buffalo, Syracuse and NYC. He already had one in LI. Here is some info from his website. Hope you are able to have your voice heard.
*A staunch supporter of education, Senator Flanagan is currently the Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Education.* He has been a constant voice for educational quality equality in New York State with a long history of fighting to ensure that all regions get their fair share of state aid to reduce class size and to protect property taxpayers. In the 2012-2013 Enacted Budget, Senator Flanagan was instrumental in ensuring an additional $250 million was distributed to districts with the highest needs.
Over the past year, Senator Flanagan has visited nearly a dozen of his colleagues? districts to have open and frank dialogues on educational policy and state aid. During these visits, Senator Flanagan has gained an acute awareness of the educational issues that face all corners of New York?helping to eliminate an upstate vs. downstate mindset, with an overall one-state view to education.
260 Middle Country Road Suite 102
Smithtown, NY 11787
Room 805 Legislative Office Building
Albany, NY 12247
*Email address:* firstname.lastname@example.org
*Public Hearing: The Regents Reform Agenda: ?Assessing? Our Progress*