WELCOME TO HUDSON VALLEY-SOUTHWEST!
For more information about this region, please contact:
Allison Borrelli, Hudson Valley Southwest Coordinator
151 Congers Road
New City, NY 10956
We have 700 members statewide!
-We need even more members so we can remain strong as an area and as a profession! Here are reasons why you should pay your dues and join NYSAFCSE:
-Monday Memos with pertinent information all FACS teachers should know!
-Area meetings with metworking and curriculum development opportunities!
-State updates and current information on how to keep FACS going strong!
-And much, much more!
Hudson Valley Southwest is going to have some exciting professional development opportunities available for the 2014-2015 school year. Here is a look:
-October 23, 2014 - Clarkstown North HS, 4:00-5:00pm
-March 13, 2015 - County Wide FACS teacher meeting at Suffern High School! Register through My Learning Plan.
-March 18, 2015 - to review information from the Professional Development and Area Coordinator Meeting held in Albany, as well as the March 13 FACS teacher meeting.
-May 2015 TBD - Awards dinner
Here is what we have done:
On October 23, 11 members met at Clarkstown North HS for a very successful meeting! On the agenda was a recap of the October Unified Conference, Say Yes to FCS campaign, a review of the new teacher requirements and the EdTPA and the CTE program approval process. We also discussed how we can increase membership, awards and future meetings. The afternoon ended with a knife skills demonstration that teachers can use with their students in the classroom!
It's never too late to become a member!