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Archive for August, 2019

English as a Second Language classes for adults available

HFM BOCES will host two registration events in the month of September for adults interested in learning English as a second language. The morning event will be held Wednesday, Sept. 4 and Thursday, September 5 beginning at 9 a.m. and ending at 12 noon. Students must be ready to begin at 9 a.m. and stay […]

Foothills school supply list

August 27, 2019 | Filed in HFM Foothills PTECH

Below is a list of school supplies first and second year Foothills PTECH students will need for the 2019-20 school year. Math – 1.5 inch binder, pocket folder, pencils and pens Science – 2 or 3 inch binder, pocket folder and a notebook Global – pocket folder English Language Arts – 2 inch binder with […]

Adirondack Academy October menus

August 25, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM Adirondack Academy

Click here for a printer-friendly October breakfast menu Click here for a printer-friendly October lunch menu All students eat for free. Adult price $2.70 for breakfast and $4.25 for lunch. FARM 2 SCHOOL – HARVEST OF THE MONTH- LOCALLY GROWN APPLES Oct. 1  Breakfast: Super Bread Fruit Variety Lunch: General Tso Chicken Rice Bowl Seasoned […]

HFM welcomes public comment on safety plan

August 23, 2019 | Filed in HFM Top Stories

HFM BOCES welcomes public comment on its newly updated district-wide School Safety Plan. First adopted in 2001, the plan is designed to prevent or minimize the effects of serious incidents and emergencies and to facilitate coordination with outside emergency resources. All school districts and BOCES in New York are required by the state to have […]

HFM Career and Technical Center photographic resources to aid local police

HFM Career and Technical Center photographic resources to aid local police

The Criminal Justice program at the HFM Career and Technical Center is offering resources to local law enforcement to enhance forensic photography at crime scenes and other locations. Last year, the Career and Technical Center purchased a spherical camera and software package for student training purposes. Produced by the Victor, New York-based L-TRON Corp., the […]

WATCH: What is project based learning?

August 9, 2019 | Filed in Archive

The HFM BOCES Pathways in Technology Early College High School programs (PTECH) use project based learning as way of teaching curriculum material. Watch the video to find out how students take the lead in their learning through this practice.

Curriculum/Instructional Coach

August 8, 2019 | Filed in HFM Job Openings

NYS English 7-12, Elementary Education, Special Education or Reading/Literacy certification and five or more years of teaching experience is required. This is a tenure-track, full-time 10-month position with up to 20 days over the summer. The successful candidate will have curriculum development experience, strong interpersonal and communication skills, experience working with adult learners and/or providing […]