Foundation Aid Public Hearing | New York City

Join us in Manhattan at the High School of Fashion Industries.

This public hearing on New York State’s Foundation Aid formula will take place on July 16, 2024, at the High School of Fashion Industries (225 W 24th St, New York, NY 10011).

Please fill out the Speaker Registration Form to indicate your interest in speaking at this hearing. Please note that registration is now closed. Members of the public interested in speaking at the hearing who were unable to sign up can check in at the registration table to add their names to the waitlist. Individuals on the waitlist are not guaranteed a spot to speak.

Education stakeholders across New York State are also encouraged to share input on potential changes to the Foundation Aid formula through the submission of written comments.

Hearing Agenda

2:00 to 4:20 p.m. – Part 1: Invited Stakeholder Testimony
Invited education stakeholders, including school district leaders, elected officials, academic experts, education researchers, and representatives from education advocacy organizations, will share prepared testimony and engage in discussion with the Listening Panel.

4:20 to 5:30 p.m. – Recess

5:30 to 7:30 p.m. – Part 2: Public Comment
Members of the public who have pre-registered through the Speaker Registration Form will share prepared testimony with the Listening Panel.

Hearing Livestream