(L-R) Heather Silvernail, Andrew Hagadone, Emmie Hagadone, Karla McDowell
“Up until graduation, my biggest accomplishments involved video games and TV.”
Ichabod Crane student Andrew Hagadone graduated high school this past June with an Advanced Regents Diploma. He was in Heather Silvernail’s class since 2009, first at George Washington School and then in a district-based Autism Spectrum… Continue reading
Frank Zwack, Jr. began his first term as a member of the Questar III Board of Education as of July 1. Zwack is a lifelong resident of Stephentown, New York and a graduate of the Berlin Central School District and has served on the Berlin CSD board of education for over 30 years, serving as its President for nine… Continue reading
Several Questar III Career and Technical Education teachers attended the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) “High Schools that Work” conference in July in Atlanta, GA. Culinary Arts teacher Andrew Ottati and literacy teacher Veronica Sherburne presented a workshop on aligning a major project with curriculum and assessments.
The conference is held annually with presentations and panels featuring K-12 practitioners from all content fields, including academic, career and technical education… Continue reading
Questar III CTE student Vito Pascarella had the chance to tape a commercial with Albany Medical Center President and CEO James Barba for the annual Back to School Expo coming up in September.
The commercial was shot in the emergency room at Albany Med, and also featured Vito’s younger brother… Continue reading
Schodack CSD Superintendent Bob Horan (front) and Questar III Assistant Superintendent Andy DeFeo work on their assignments aboard the ISS at MiSci Challenger Learning Center (photo courtesy of MiSci)
A group of district… Continue reading
John C. Hill was unanimously elected Questar III Board of Education President
The Questar III Board of Education elected long-time member John “Jack” Hill as its new President in a unanimous vote at its reorganizational meeting on July 23, 2015.
Hill, who resides in Valley… Continue reading
Newbery Award Winner Kwame Alexander speaks to students at Castleton Elementary School
In May, Castleton Elementary School students had a chance to visit with Newbery Award winning author Kwame Alexander. He spent the day in classrooms, assemblies, and eating with the students.
This wasn’t… Continue reading
Tech Valley Summer Camp students in the Air Traffic Control Tower at Albany International Airport
When you think of summer camp, what comes to mind? Probably arts and crafts, swimming, and campfires, right? Well, replace the arts and crafts with air traffic control, swimming with smart lighting, and campfires with green technologies, and you’ll have an idea… Continue reading
Questar III BOCES is preparing for the launch of its annual book study series later this fall in response to positive feedback about offerings during the 2014-2015 school year. Continue reading
Questar III BOCES recently received 13 awards from the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) for work completed for local school districts and the BOCES. Continue reading