government services blog

by Chris Riso

2022-2023 School Year

march 28

Mandated Services Due 4/1: See my March 7, 2023 post for more information about this process. Please email me if you want me to look your claim over once it has been entered online (but NOT submitted!) on the NYSED Business Portal by the end of today (3/28). Also, please forward to me any “Hold” or “Post Review” emails you get from the state that request follow-up on your end to resolve a claim.

NonPublic Safety Equipment (NPSE) Reimbursement Update: Remember, the Year 9 Non Public Safety Equipment (NPSE) deadline is 3/31/23 - allocations and reimbursement forms are posted here. The reimbursement form for this program must be submitted to NYSED by 3/31/22 so be sure you leave enough time for the application to arrive on that date by mail. Please contact SORIS if you have any questions at 518-474-6541 or you can email the SORIS office directly at

Free University at Buffalo Summer and Fall 2023 & Spring 2024 courses: As an eligible nonpublic school teacher or leader, you can take select online courses at no cost to you.

• The summer course deadline for registration is May 20th, 2023 - classes begin 5/30/23

• The fall course deadline for registration is August 20, 2023 - classes begin 8/28/2023

Information and flyers on these and SUNY Empire courses can be found here.

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