Plan puts most vulnerable students at risk

Banks, Clarisse Butler
March 2010
New York Teacher;3/4/2010, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p4
The article reports on the possible impact of Governor David Paterson's proposal of shifting preschool special education funds above two percent to school districts in New York State. Andy Pallotta, executive vice president of the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) explains the consequences of the proposed executive budget which will possibly force schools to eliminate their personnel and entire programs. It also mentions the opinion of preschool teachers concerting the Governor's proposal.


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