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Asst. Dir. of Gov. Rel. & Asst. Counsel at The Council of School Superintendents (Former Assembly Majority Ed. Counsel and School Boards Gov. Rel. Counsel)

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@DrDavidMauricio! One of the best. Great advocates for kids and his inspiring words and memories at Judith Johnson… https://t.co/Ih2cKWla1z
1/25
2020
My big fat school funding formula. (Or as they say on the blog... —>Uncoding New York's Foundation Aid Formula) https://t.co/4JSFZ1AvsZ
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1/23
2020
#Espinoza could encroach on religious liberty. It will encroach on states’ ability to put public dollars for public… https://t.co/4dQcbp1rIZ
Retweeted by Greg BerckWouldn’t be a budget proposal without some Janus action. Proposal forces public employers to provide unions access… https://t.co/ZZL6w0uw9ZAdd in an additional 24.9 million for NYC charters and that brings this total to $236 million. This doesn't include… https://t.co/3ib9vMdyedDirect state aid for charter schools continues to rapidly grow. CS supplemental tuition $161 million and building a… https://t.co/EbKCxh16fj @csdedrick I was hoping you wouldnt see it so "supposed employers" really meant @csdedrickRochester gets a monitor with some similar language to Wyandanch and Hemostead chapter amendment sthat are moving t… https://t.co/LU2RAVLVUAExecutive seeks to increase charter school cap, particularly in NYC, which is out of charters, without actually inc… https://t.co/S6LN7J8ckPFor maybe the 10th time, the Exec. has appropriately called for the authorization of waivers from certain special e… https://t.co/RPN64t95V0The 10 expense based aid the Exec. proposes to consolidate into the FA formula are BOCES, Academ. Enhancement, Text… https://t.co/YBfbKqBbzNNot going to get into aid calculation changes for building aid tonight, but the building aid change would apply to… https://t.co/Kv0DfaMKteAnd in case any supposed employers of mine are concerned, said alcohol was consumed out of the officeGood news bad news situation folks. Bad news, I’ve had two 🍻and am about to start tweeting about the budget, so tak… https://t.co/02pnkhPdB7School aid runs https://t.co/ljlxWecAfz
1/22
2020
WHERE ARE THE BUDGET BILLS!Same approach he used for property tax credits that taxpayers were only eligible for if school districts stayed wit… https://t.co/0x84d9eyKsAt budget briefing Budget Director Robert Mujica says budgetary risks are SALT or limits on local tax deductions, o… https://t.co/RnwvxCRewC
Retweeted by Greg BerckThis is not a fair portrayal. The Governor didn't specify who would get what. But what he rightly pointed out is we… https://t.co/6WfZoaziijThe shift would costs schools outside of NYC $25 million in the 2020-21 SYThe 3% school aid increase is a decrease from what was previewed as a 3.8% increase in the mid-year budget report @EjmEj I did too after seeing @ZackFinkNews tweet...fortunately I've got @robertnlowry as editor in chief over hereAnd there it is, the Governor bringing SHARES out into the sunlight! @NYSchoolSupts has been relentless in arguing… https://t.co/cNuqYblHta @EjmEj @NYGovCuomo It looks like this reference was just a recitation if Tier VI savings, nothing new at least in briefing bookGovernor Cuomo proposes $826 million increase in School Aid. Includes $504 million increase in Foundation Aid. Also… https://t.co/XinVJxCbD3
Retweeted by Greg BerckTo propose this without reforms to a litigation system that is crushing schools could be very damaging.Governor proposes eliminating of state share of certain special education costs and shift those costs to schools. W… https://t.co/hjHeYXP7FrMental health proposal referenced in state of state may equal budget proposal to allow high performing school couns… https://t.co/6IZItDRLBCBudget will once again propose consolidation of certain expense based aid categoriesSchool aid increase breakdown https://t.co/PZrI66tgkvThe Budget looks like it will again propose a requirement for certain districts to shift money between school build… https://t.co/cokDWucaFWCuomo proposes $826 million school aid increaseCuomo executive budget briefing book: https://t.co/dnovzO6tSIAt 1 pm today, Governor Cuomo will unveil his proposed 2020-21 state budget. Here is a good overview of major issue… https://t.co/8ZtmPiV6Ac
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1/21
2020
Lessons here for folks debating BA mandates for early ed teachers as a way of professionalizing the field and impro… https://t.co/UbVuN166kV
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1/17
2020
Oh, for the love of Christ. https://t.co/3vlTDndqNM
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1/16
2020
This is why groups like NYSCOSS and NYSSBA want to see a straight 2% cap. School Property Tax Capped At Less Than… https://t.co/A7ADJILQqC
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1/15
2020
Important news for supts. Also just reinforces the inability of schools to predict revenue. Hurts the value of 5 ye… https://t.co/gTjPoav5wM
Retweeted by Greg BerckImportant news for supts. Also just reinforces the inability of schools to predict revenue. Hurts the value of 5 ye… https://t.co/gTjPoav5wMI wrote about education master's programs—which teachers are required to get in several states—and how they don't m… https://t.co/bgd6K6F1ub
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1/14
2020
This is ridiculous. If unvaccinated kids can attend private school but not public, private enrollment would swell a… https://t.co/JES6IimobDApplications are due by January 21st for those interested in filling the 9th District seat on the NYS Board of Rege… https://t.co/Qndhk74lUy
Retweeted by Greg BerckMental health round table hosted by ⁦@ShelleyBMayer⁩ and ⁦@MHAacrossNYS⁩ with experts, legislators, and interested… https://t.co/ULK7hRCkF3I also hear arguments from people that if we are trying to get a dispute resolved through the legislature, when not… https://t.co/nXKJTKhHShThis is shoddy journalism. Not a single legislator is quoted yet it indicates in headline that NY is pushing?...the… https://t.co/PaWdCPmC3v
1/13
2020
"We’re in the fourth industrial revolution and it’s on a collision course with the way our education system is buil… https://t.co/QyuEBBUcg8
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1/10
2020
Congratulations @ScottBudelmann the next District Superintendent for @MOBOCES1. @NYSchoolSupts @csdedrick @Greg_Berck @VreneliBanks
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1/9
2020
WHERE IS THE STATE OF THE STATE BOOK...do I have to mug a reporter for the hard copy...don't think I won'tThrilled to hear @NYGovCuomo and legislature will act swiftly to fully ban vaping flavors, together we will protect… https://t.co/5mut30PtPx
Retweeted by Greg BerckFirst mention of k-12 in state-of-state indicates that gov is going to focus on directing which school buildings ge… https://t.co/Nz7kURTyTc
1/8
2020
No question that students from @QC_News @CCNYSoE @HC_SOE were ready to participate and impress! @DrRGFrance and… https://t.co/PhQFhbEXQk
Retweeted by Greg BerckDiversity, Equity & Inclusivity Kick-Off Tour provided 23 teachers from @CUNYTeacherEd with opportunities to learn… https://t.co/A5OMYqUgo0
Retweeted by Greg BerckAction shot of @NYSchoolSupts team planning professiona development offerings for next school year https://t.co/Rl0d8SY3RN"The multipurpose facility will house a regional high school and a worker training and apprenticeship program admin… https://t.co/NGnaex6IFT
Retweeted by Greg BerckBreaking: dean of #ROC delegation and longtime Assemblyman David Gantt will not seek re-election - Sheppard and Fla… https://t.co/l4ia8P6ZIN
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1/7
2020
Thank you ⁦@ShelleyBMayer⁩ for meeting with the ⁦@HarmedSuburban5⁩ superintendents today to discuss school aid. Yo… https://t.co/CsIc0dJVMv
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1/6
2020
HOLD UP...so it’s ok to allow a 17 year old to pre-register for selective service (military draft), but not allow t… https://t.co/mEQCwAvtq1Great job @luvelleb from your friends @NYSchoolSupts. Every month we look forward to seeing the new “Student Takeov… https://t.co/9ycaRaf37j
Retweeted by Greg BerckFrom @timesunion @RachelSilby: SED studies barriers to classroom for teachers of color https://t.co/SXXX8tUkFx
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1/2
2019
Drugs for a Deity. Excellent ⁦@NPR⁩ primer on current legal framework on free speech in schools especially as debat… https://t.co/JQYQ4w5jry
12/28
2019
#terribletake https://t.co/jn38n9jv4U
12/21
2019
Superintendent Dr. Laura Feijóo talks about her priorities and plans for moving the District forward in this op-ed… https://t.co/9Tqg4nnd5U
Retweeted by Greg Berck @belindaheckler1 @kdigan I sort of want to watch it with both of you to experience the ultimate geek viewing
12/20
2019
Meet Dr. Alex Marrero! He was appointed Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction on Tues. He begins… https://t.co/q2WrEvyNNg
Retweeted by Greg BerckMissed this awesome news. Congratulations @DrAlexMarrero. Great decision @laurapfeijoo. Looking forward to watching… https://t.co/LfCKtMERiO
12/19
2019
“Early voting in the fall was a learning experience. The lesson couldn’t be clearer—schools are not viable location… https://t.co/WJygtmWUjJ
Retweeted by Greg BerckKudos to @TDade for pulling out all the stops to help provide the students of Rochester opportunities to succeed du… https://t.co/7M768R5FQk
12/18
2019
At their Dec. 16, 2019 Business Meeting, the Board of Education appointed Dr. Donna Jones as Superintendent of Scho… https://t.co/X6Z0x0PMfA
Retweeted by Greg BerckGo @NaglersNotions, go!!! https://t.co/GZmCJSIigWProud of and excited for friend and @DPLeague colleague @NaglersNotions on being selected as a finalist for Nationa… https://t.co/5nAqHCITAL
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12/17
2019
@MoDonahue @kimberlymoritz @KCMcgowan @ShandaDuclon @JazzConboy Go Steelers. Need them to cover 2 and get all 4 in… https://t.co/cZoFoMBta0 @kimberlymoritz @ShandaDuclon .@kimberlymoritz, @JazzConboy and I haven’t seen a Supt lose their job over a sport r… https://t.co/LEpspLoA3M
12/16
2019
This superintendent has figured out how to make school work for poor kids - The Washington Post. - relentless lea… https://t.co/TPvKKdwypc
Retweeted by Greg BerckHaving a kid in grade school makes this anniversary harder to remember. I’m so sorry for the families that lost chi… https://t.co/FPai7rbPEX
12/14
2019
Thank you @lwyjr_ for joining @csdedrick @luvelleb @OliverRobinso13 and other leaders to discuss this important iss… https://t.co/2Fa4Q3BDdUCongratulations @pfanuele, superintendent of @SpackenkillUFSD beginning next school year. https://t.co/rRCRsKgNuGCongratulations @PrincipalKourt on your appointment as superintendent if the New Lebanon school district! Another s… https://t.co/1tx42DQPXg
12/13
2019
@DanClarkReports @bern_hogan Chance of success would seem much lower here since they were enacted via a legislative… https://t.co/objin76qYmNice to come into my office and find it decorated by a secret elf. Not sure if these “women” sized Christmas socks… https://t.co/gTcRv6AuyE
12/11
2019
Wow, terrible news. Jocelyn was brilliant and thoughtful. She was tough for her bosses but always treated you with… https://t.co/nh1reC6CzC
Retweeted by Greg BerckAs I sit in my office during this dreary Albany day thinking about Jocelyn and how much she taught me and how much… https://t.co/xkSNTH7VX0 @NickNiedz I’m confused about why the police accepted refusal of medical treatment as a reasonable response when wi… https://t.co/4EFNiQh7CIFailed charter schools cost federal government almost $505M in nine years: report https://t.co/rwozzbZow7 - Not go… https://t.co/z2eOEXfg8r
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12/10
2019
@NYSEDNews Regent Ouderkirk appropriately raising concerns about new proposed bus driver regulations that will lead… https://t.co/PEVb9gXE5W
12/9
2019
Thanks @NYGovCuomo for increasing the earning limitations for retirees. These may provide some help around the subs… https://t.co/akN09VlKuj @JordanDSimons There may be. This is more a sarcastic comment on the rationale behind this argument. Signatures are… https://t.co/f3yePZgRbh
12/6
2019
Supts- today is the day to call your House Reps and ask for more IDEA funding! The nifty 1-800 # makes this super e… https://t.co/rTXxTYdmY6
Retweeted by Greg BerckGreat to be with @bettylittle and North Country Supts shortly after Senator Little announced plans not to run for r… https://t.co/mAg1HSVv60NJ legislator proposes cursive writing mandate with “persuasive” argument students need to know how to sign things… https://t.co/AxoyCO4vJJGreat to be back in @LakePlacidAdk with @CVESBOCES & @FEHBOCES leaders to talk advocacy and surviving the superinte… https://t.co/04yBgn0KuY
12/5
2019
Yesterday, the Senate Education and Budget and Revenues Committees held a hearing on Foundation Aid. Here is our te… https://t.co/fmZrhJpGxa
Retweeted by Greg BerckFor this week’s program, @timesunion’s @RachelSilby spoke with Bob Lowry @NYSchoolSupts, @davefriedfel @cbcny, and… https://t.co/4U5j6O2CAn
Retweeted by Greg BerckThis testimony is nothing short of exceptional. If you want an expert executive summary on foundation aid and pote… https://t.co/t0oGaZr25jMust listen to for ⁦@NYSchoolSupts⁩ ⁦@SAANYS⁩ leaders regarding student discipline, particularly young, black girls https://t.co/MyzVxltNpE
12/4
2019
.@robertnlowry and @KCMcgowan presenting on foundation aid to @NYSenate now! On side note, Kevin, stop laughing at… https://t.co/o21eYW7Yiy.@NYSchoolSupts testing geeks rejoice. @NYSEDNews testing RFP requires the vendor to do a feasibility study on comp… https://t.co/ZvEZS3e3jyWinning answer 👇 https://t.co/jCEJ8nt1up
12/3
2019
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Laura Feijoo sent the following message to the New Rochelle community tonight: https://t.co/BsUA9yTChf
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12/2
2019
Interesting findings from ⁦@NYSchoolSupts⁩: “Our survey shows all types of districts, everywhere, are straining t… https://t.co/RDeA9rSgCx
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11/30
2019
https://t.co/kyLl131h7y Grave concern to all of us!
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11/29
2019

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