RCSD’s undaunted new leader

Despite the Rochester district’s chronically underperforming schools, budget crisis and COVID challenges, Lesli Myers-Small says “this is the moment I’ve been waiting for all of my life.”

Entering the world of tokenized investments

Rochester Institute of Technology has directly invested in Cosimo X, a blockchain-focused venture fund, becoming the first university in the nation to do so. Alum Robert Frasca’s track record helped the decision, says Gregory Van Laeken, RIT’s managing director for investments.

UR aims to broaden STEM participation

The Warner School of Education has received a $2.5 million grant to develop a model to challenge math students in high-need and high-poverty schools.

Safe to return?

College faculty and students are coming back to campus to begin a fall semester clouded by apprehension over COVID-19.

School choice should be my choice

How the challenges and limitations she faced shaped one parent’s journey across the Rochester City School District, charter schools and homeschooling.