SW Education Forum

This group is intended for use as a forum for discussing Education topics of interest to our SW Rochester community and for organizing information on our public schools, the RCSD and other education topics.

Location: Rochester, NY
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SWCC Education Committee Minutes 2018-12-26

Started by John Boutet Jan 1. 0 Replies

The Education Committee of the SW Common CouncilWednesday, December 26, 20186:30 to 8:00 pm atArnett Branch Library, 310 Arnett BoulevardHere are the meeting notes as a .pdf file: …Continue

SWCC Education Committee Minutes 2018-11-28

Started by John Boutet. Last reply by John Boutet Dec 16, 2018. 1 Reply

The Education Committee of the SW Common CouncilWednesday, November 28, 20186:30 to 8:00 pm atArnett Branch Library, 310 Arnett BoulevardHere are the meeting notes as a .pdf file:…Continue

An email to the RCSD Board from Shawgi Tell on the Aquino Report

Started by John Boutet Dec 10, 2018. 0 Replies

Here is a very interesting email on the Distinguished Educator's Report that was sent In late November to the Board members and others.  There is a lot to digest here and note the links at the bottom with further information on Dr. Aquino.Background…Continue

Rochester Superintendent Listing - 1841 to 2016

Started by John Boutet Nov 28, 2018. 0 Replies

I finally found the Superintendent listing I was looking for in superintendents…Continue

RSMP Phase 3 Strategic Plan

Started by John Boutet Nov 21, 2018. 0 Replies

I attended the November 19th RSMP Phase 3 review. The recommendations for the which schools to do in Phase 3 will be submitted in January of 2019.Approvals that will be needed by June of 2019 include:RCSD Board of EducationMayor of…Continue

SWCC Education Committee Minutes 2018-10-24

Started by John Boutet. Last reply by John Boutet Oct 29, 2018. 1 Reply

The Education Committee of the SW Common CouncilWednesday, October 24, 20186:30 to 8:00 pm atArnett Branch Library, 310 Arnett BoulevardHere are the meeting notes as a .pdf file:…Continue

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Comment by John Boutet on February 8, 2016 at 6:42pm

-> Citizen Action of New York - Stand Up for Kids Campaign Will Confront Child Poverty w/  Progressive Birth-to-College Agenda

Comment by John Boutet on January 19, 2016 at 1:49am

-> The Buffalo News - Battled-tested as educator, Cimusz is lured by new city: Rochester

This article does a nice job of giving Linda Cimusz's background.

Comment by John Boutet on January 16, 2016 at 12:31am
Comment by John Boutet on January 10, 2016 at 1:36pm

->  What It Takes To Enhance African American Male Success In College.

Here is a great Hélène Biandudi Hofer interview with MCC President Anne Kress, MCC student Marcus Blythers, and MCC Alum and Vice President of Advancement for the Rochester Area Community Foundation and VP of Rochester City Council, Dana Miller:

Comment by Mark Sweetland on January 4, 2016 at 12:48am

Very positive, and I like what he's saying.  Hope he can accomplish something, as the time is now for some forward action.  Best wishes to him for a meaningful tenure.

Comment by John Boutet on January 3, 2016 at 11:01pm

-> Here is an interesting D&C article on Dan Lowengard:

Comment by John Boutet on November 8, 2015 at 3:43pm
Comment by Marcy Lloyd on August 17, 2015 at 2:17am

Thanks for that last article, John! Excellent. May she win!

Comment by John Boutet on August 16, 2015 at 1:03am
Comment by John Boutet on July 8, 2015 at 3:12pm

Schools for sale

An interesting story by Tim Macaluso and Christine Fien


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