Education News

Education News is the place where current educational and trending news from the Curriculum Office of the diocese will be posted. These messages are of particular interest and significance to teachers.

Diocesan Religion Bee 2017-2018

It is that time of year again to begin preparing for the Third Annual Diocesan Religion Bee.  There was so much energy and excitement last year as hundreds of students and their families participated in the Religion Bee, and it served as a wonderful evangelization...

New ELA and Math Standards

On September 11, 2017, New York State released the Next Generation Standards- leaving Common Core behind. Please see this link to find out more -- Revised Math and ELA Learning Standards. Elizabeth Frangella, Ed.D Associate Superintendent for...

Update: Bullying & Cyber Bullying Workshop for Teachers

Any teacher that was waitlisted at the time of registration on Option C has now been moved to registered status and expected to attend the workshop at that site. A second Bullying & Cyber Bullying workshop has been added at Immaculate Conception Center in...

Long Island Tech Summit-Save the Date

SAVE THE DATE! Sponsored by Western Suffolk BOCES, Eastern Suffolk BOCES and Nassau BOCES The Long Island Technology and Education Summit will be Thursday, October 26, 2017. “Cracking the Code: Redefining Teaching and Learning” Call for Proposals – Proposals are being...

Free Trees for Schools

Dear Principals: Please see the attached if you are interested in doing something special for Arbor Day.  The attached gives you information about requesting a free tree to plant at your school. Registration link is below and deadline for ordering is April 7.  Please...

Christmas Art Contest

Dear Principals, On behalf of Deacon Lou Panico and the Propagation of the Faith Office, please see the attached flyer and entry form for the Christmas Art Contest. If you have any questions, please contact Deacon Lou. 2017-christmas-art-contest-entry-form...