New York will join every other state in requiring continuing education for licensed social workers. The law goes into effect on January 1, 2015. 36 hours, over 3-year period. New license holders will be exempt until after first license renewal.
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the selection of 80 new educators from across New York that will join the NYS Master Teacher Program. They will join the other 552 teachers that have been announced since 2013. Governor Cuomo announced the selection of 80 educators from across the state to join the New York State Master Teacher Program.