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Amsterdam Literacy Zone Celebrates Teacher Aide Program Completers

A graduation ceremony was held recently honoring a group of bilingual and bicultural individuals who completed a short-term training program to prepare them to be teacher aides in local school districts. The celebration was held at the Amsterdam Literacy Zone on Friday, Jan. 26 and was hosted by the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES Office of Adult Literacy […]

Utica University to Conduct Virtual Info Sessions for Teacher Apprenticeship Program

Have you always wanted a career in the classroom? HFM BOCES and Utica University have partnered to address the ongoing teacher shortage across New York State, and will conduct a series of virtual information sessions for individuals interested in pursuing a fast-tracked teaching certification. Through the new ‘Teacher Apprenticeship Program’, individuals can earn a fast-tracked […]

HFM BOCES and Utica University Join Forces to Offer Fast-Track Teacher Certification

HFM BOCES and Utica University Join Forces to Offer Fast-Track Teacher Certification

On Thursday, Nov. 9, HFM BOCES and Utica University teamed up to address the ongoing shortage of certified teachers by conducting an informational session at the BOCES main campus regarding the new ‘Teacher Apprenticeship Program’ designed for anyone interested in pursuing a fast-tracked teacher certification. Through Utica University’s unique program, local residents can earn a […]

Jacob recognized with 2023 HFM Service Award at HFM Opening Day

Jacob recognized with 2023 HFM Service Award at HFM Opening Day

Retiring HFM BOCES Director of Special Education Mike Jacob was recognized as this year’s HFM Service Award winner for his contributions to the organization during the annual Opening Day activities held on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at the HFM BOCES main campus. Created in 1994, the Service Award recognizes dedication and commitment to advancing the mission […]

HFM BOCES Recognizes Brown’s Ford at Annual Meeting

HFM BOCES Recognizes Brown’s Ford at Annual Meeting

More than 50 component school board members, district leaders, and the BOCES administrative team attended the HFM BOCES Annual Meeting held on April 5 at the Career & Technical Education Center at the HFM BOCES main campus. The meeting included special recognition for one area business. Brown’s Ford was recognized for their outstanding business partnership […]

Employment training courses offered to English language learners at no cost

Employment training courses offered to English language learners at no cost

HFM BOCES Adult Education, in partnership with Home Helpers, Lexington ARC, and The North Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters, is currently offering English as a Second Language and training courses at no cost to local residents seeking employment in the carpentry and healthcare fields. The short-term training classes are intended to help individuals improve […]

Adult learners celebrated

Adult learners celebrated

The accomplishments of more than 30 people who participated in adult learning programs through HFM BOCES were recognized during a ceremony Tuesday, June 21. Those recognized included adult learners who developed workforce skills, earned a high school equivalency diploma, developed English language skills or became U.S. citizens. The HFM BOCES Adult Education program this year […]

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