If you can’t afford the broadband service your student needs for success at school, the Affordable Connectivity Program may be able to help. Click here to see if your family qualifies for discounted internet service and up to $100 to buy a new laptop, computer or tablet.
Posted Tuesday, November 7, 2023
The NYSED Office of State Assessment has issued a memo dealing updates that apply to the 2024 administration of the NYSESLAT. Highlights include: -Separation of grade bands 1 and 2: Grade 2 will remain the same as the prior grade band 1-2 but grade 1 will take a test specifically designed for students in that grade. -Spring 2024 and Spring 2025 NYSESLAT will be paper based. -NYSESLAT & NYSITELL will transition to computer based testing in spring 2026CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL MEMO
Posted Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Sept. 15-Oct. 15 marks National Hispanic Heritage Month. BOCES 2 is grateful for Hispanic students and staff who add their culture and experiences to our diverse organization. We honor you this and every month.
Posted Friday, September 15, 2023
Communities across New York state are experiencing an influx of recently arrived and asylum-seeking students and families. This memorandum from Associate Commissioner of OBEWL provides important information for LEAS regarding the ELL ID Process according to Part 154.
Posted Thursday, September 7, 2023
As New York welcomes large numbers of migrant communities into our communities, some districts have raised concerns about their ability to accommodate swelling enrollment and the need for greater English-language-learner resources. A letter from Betty Rosa, Commissioner of Education and President of the University of the State of New York, is a reminder that all children and youth ages 5 to 21 have the right to free, public school education, regardless of immigration status, language proficiency, or whether the student is living in a shelter, migrant camp, or other temporary housing. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE LETTER
BOCES 2 is looking for its newest team members! You are invited to attend the BOCES 2 Hiring Event on Tuesday, July 11 from 3-7 p.m. The event will take place at the BOCES 2 Professional Development Center at 3599 Big Ridge Road, Spencerport.
Posted Wednesday, June 21, 2023