Statement by Executive Director Jenny Sedlis in reaction to Gov. Cuomo's budget addressStudentsFirstNY // January 21, 2014
"In today's budget address, Governor Cuomo showed strong support for the Common Core State Standards, which are among the most important education policy reforms in recent history. This new panel demonstrates the Governor's commitment to implementing Common Core as quickly and effectively as possible. Governor Cuomo is a leader who is willing to use the full weight of the state to get stakeholders working together to ensure our schools have rigorous and rich learning standards."