Testing and Assessment

SED Seeks Input on Global Regents Exam

November 11, 2015

The development of the new Regents Exams in Social Studies continues to be a partnership between NYSED and the Social Studies Content Advisory Panel composed of New York State teachers. The following information on the draft overview of the new Global History and Geography Regents Exam is being shared so

It is time | All Together in a Scattered Sort of Way

April 30, 2015

I’ve debated for quite a while about whether or not I want to write this post. There are plenty of other blogs, articles, and stories about this topic; my take is hardly unique. Ultimately, however, I decided that it’s something I truly feel passionately about – and, by not speaking up,

Mixed Bag for N.Y. State Students in Second Year of Common-Core Tests – State EdWatch – Education Week

August 17, 2014

New York state students in grades 3-8 improved their performance in math in their second year of taking tests aligned to the Common Core State Standards, according to results released Thursday. But their performance in English/language arts was virtually flat, and significant achievement gaps between racial and economic subgroups persisted.From

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