Archive for April, 2020

Coronavirus Update 4/30/20 – Video from Dr. L. Oliver Robinson…

Written by on April 30, 2020

As we continue with efforts and planning to preserve equity in opportunities and outcomes, parity in performance and high quality learning experiences for all students, we would like to thank you for your support with meeting  the needs of our students at this time. Please see a video message from Superintendent Dr. L. Oliver Robinson: […]

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The budget vote and board election scheduled for May 19 has been postponed by Governor Andrew Cuomo. A new date has not yet been determined. More info…

Written by on April 29, 2020

School elections are statutorily required to be held on the third Tuesday in May. However, under Executive Order 202.13, issued by Governor Cuomo on March 30, 2020, school elections were formally postponed “until at least June 1, 2020, and subject to further directive as to the timing, location or manner of voting for such elections.”  […]

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Leaning Forward – Remaining Shen Strong, Message from Dr. L. Oliver Robinson 4/27/20…

Written by on April 27, 2020

Leaning Forward – Remaining Shen Strong Message from Dr. L. Oliver Robinson, Superintendent of Schools I don’t have to tell anyone reading this how unprecedented these times are. The outbreak of COVID-19 has been stressful for all. Fear and uncertainty about sick family members, becoming ill, food insecurities, loss of employment, and other factors associated […]

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NYS using CARES Act funds to provide childcare to income eligible essential workers at no cost. More info…

Written by on April 24, 2020

New York State is using a portion of the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) funds to provide child care to income eligible essential workers at no cost. Essential workers who must work outside of the home and who are using a regulated child care provider will receive a scholarship for […]

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The School Mental Health Resource & Training Center is providing monthly educational webinars for families and caregivers. More information…

Written by on April 24, 2020

The School Mental Health Resource & Training Center is providing monthly educational webinars for families and caregivers. People can join live to ask questions or watch the complete list of archived webinars at a later time.  https://www.mentalhealthednys.org/family-education-webinar-series/

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Information regarding quarter four grading during the suspension of onsite classes…

Written by on April 23, 2020

Shenendehowa Families, Thank you for your ongoing support with online instruction during the suspension of onsite classes. We appreciate the patience shown by all in this transition knowing that students and families have experienced significant changes and challenges to their daily routine. We appreciate the feedback we received from the recent parent survey. Input has […]

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If the students grades for the 4th quarter will only be e o l or evidence of learning why such long involved projects? In particular social studies.

Written by on April 22, 2020

A. To evaluate if there is evidence of learning.

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Unbelievable , BOE Mtg was suppose to be streamed live. tonight 4/21 @ 7pm. Have talked to 3 other people and all having same issue CANNOT watch error message YOUR ORGANIZATION NOT AUTHORIZED. A wonderful free society. Cannot wait to read the reason.

Written by on April 22, 2020

A. It is not possible to provide technical support via an anonymous blog. Please send an email to boe@shenschools.org and we will try to help you. In the meantime, the BOE study session for 4/21/20 is posted on the BOE Youtube Channel: https://youtu.be/Uqg1aO6hOoc.

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Tesago Staff sends their BEST to the Tesago Community! Watch video…

Written by on April 20, 2020

https://tinyurl.com/tesagovideo

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High School Teacher Mr. Hanley conducts Java lesson using Google Meet.

High School Teacher Mr. Hanley conducts Java lesson using Google Meet.

Written by on April 20, 2020

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