UPDATE 2: Despite all the research and all the warnings from experts, the Regents approved this proposal today.
And if we drive away the best teachers by using a flawed process, are we really putting our students first?”
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Email Director of Family & Community Engagement Jesse Mojica
Contact Governor Cuomo
Email Regents head Merryl Tisch; other Board of Regents members' emails below.
The Regents appoint the NYS Ed Commissioner.
Email NY State Ed Commissioner John King
Click here to find your state legislators
Click here to find your City Council member; click here to see contact information for councilmembers on Education Committee
For all your elected reps, click here.
Email Speaker Silver, who oversees the appointment of the Regents.
Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch: firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Regents:Regent.Tisch@nysed.gov, Regent.Bottar@nysed.gov, Regent.Bennett@nysed.gov, Regent.Dawson@nysed.gov, Regent.Phillips@nysed.gov, Regent.Tallon@nysed.gov, Regent.Tilles@nysed.gov , Regent.Bendit@nysed.gov, Regent.Rosa@nysed.gov, Regent.Young@nysed.gov, Regent.Cea@nysed.gov, Regent.Norwood@nysed.gov, Regent.Cashin@nysed.gov, Regent.Cottrell@nysed.gov, Regent.Brown@nysed.gov, Regent.Finn@nysed.gov
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