Education

The president of the teachers association favors students refusing to take state assessment exams as a way to send a message to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo in opposition to a key element of his education reform package.
The East Hampton School Board continued to tackle revisions to the district’s attendance policy last week, with one board member asking for stricter overall language and another asking to change the policy to avoid what she says is a practice...
Local legislators and school officials will discuss school district consolidation on Monday, at a public forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons.
Sports Clinics Indoor soccer, flag football, volleyball, and inline skating clinics start next week at the Sportime Arena in Amagansett. Offered in conjunction with the East Hampton Town Recreation Department, the clinics run for eight weeks and...
With New York state’s standardized English and math tests coming up, the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor is hoping to reach parents who have questions about how to opt out of the tests. In a letter posted on Facebook on Tuesday via the...
Alec Baldwin gave a baby grand piano to the Springs School District, but whether the school can use the instrument is part of a larger ensemble of problems the district is facing.
Riding eighth place in regional contest, Bridgehampton's Team Supreme will try for a championship in St. Louis later this month.
Bridgehampton School officials, heeding a suggestion made at a March 11 public forum, recommended, at a March 25 meeting of the school board, tapping into reserves to avoid having to make $176,000 in budget cuts. The recommendation, which was met...
Goat on a Boat Presents ‘The Joshua Show’ Joshua Holden, a puppeteer and performer whose production “The Joshua Show” won best performance and audience favorite awards at the Puppeteers of America’s National Festival in...