New York State Education Department

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Name: New York State Education Department
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Another Voice: Teachers working hard to make proper use of data

By Theresa L. GrayThere’s a fairly widely held belief that data has no meaning. Without context, without identifying themes, without posing questions and certainly without additional data it is just numbers or position points. This has certainly been ... [Published Buffalo News - 7 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Mercy College announces new BSN degree program

Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., has announced a new BSN degree program beginning in September 2015. The program has been approved by New York State Education Department, Office of the Professions.“Mercy’s [BSN] degree program will be a wonderful addition ... [Published Nurse.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

First Bell: August 18, 2014

Related Links:THE EVA EMPIRESeven of the fifteen top-scoring schools on New York’s math proficiency tests this year were Success Academy charter schools. Richard Whitmire says the stellar results make founder Eva Moskowitz more toxic as she seeks to ... [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

New York Students Inch Upward On Common Core Tests, But Most Are Still Failing

The New York State Education Department released the much-anticipated scores on this year's statewide English language arts and math exams on Thursday. Students in grades 3 through 8 had taken the tests in April and May. The results showed a slight improvement ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

HBOE Capital Project Timeframe

This December, Holland Central residents will be asked to approve a capital project that could cost about $13 million. The focus is windows, roofs and masonry work to the outside of the two buildings.The project would not include any repairs to the vacant ... [Published Arcade Herald Warsaw's Country Courier - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Results have just been released for this year's Grade 3-8 statewide tests; here are the numbers for all WNY districts

The New York State Education Department has released the results of 2014's statewide tests for Grades 3 through 8.You can find the results for all 98 of Western New York's public school districts in the database below.Use the tab to isolate any of the ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

New York State requires Parents’ Bill of Rights

As part of the recently enacted Common Core Implementation Reform Act, New York State now requires every “educational agency” operating in the state to develop a Parents’ Bill of Rights for Data Privacy and Security. Included in this new request are:Public ... [Published Lexology - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

New York State Releases Half of the Common Core Test Questions

If you’ve got kids in public school, especially in New York, you probably know that there’s a new, more rigorous, set of standards for English Language Arts and Math called the Common Core. You’ve also probably been unclear how those standards would be ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 2 reports

The Six Weirdest Questions on New York’s Common Core Test

Aug 8, 2014 by StaffThe New York State Education Department just published half of the questions , along with correct and incorrect answers, from this year’s standardized tests for students in third through eighth grade. The tests are among the first ... [Published Education News - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

School seeks OK for window work

LONG LAKE -- Long Lake school officials are seeking voter approval to replace windows and upgrade the school building’s electrical system.The school board has scheduled a voter referendum for Sept. 16 from 2 to 8 p.m. to approve spending up to $615,000 ... [Published Post Star - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Some Common Core Test Questions Released

State releases half of questions.For the first time, the New York State Education Department released about half of the Common Core test questions students in grades 3 through 8 took last spring. The state has only released a handful of questions in past ... [Published WROC TV - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

State Education Department releases Common Core test questions

Updated: Wednesday, August 6 2014, 01:50 PM EDTALBANY -- On Wednesday, the New York State Education Department released questions from the 2014 Common Core assessments.The questions released represent about half of the questions used on the 2014 test ... [Published CBS 6 - Aug 06 2014]

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"They can really go anywhere and do anything. They've already got what it takes" he said. "They just need to put it to work."
...Department spokesman Larry Behrens said in an email to the Ruidoso News that districts that voluntarily participated in the field test this spring "reported that the test was what they expected and students shared they liked taking the test on the computer."

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Another Voice: Teachers working hard to make pr... [Published Buffalo News - 7 hours ago]
Connections in charter world a curious weave [Published Connecticut Post - 12 hours ago]
Bronx kids tap potential through boatbuilding [Published CNN - Aug 21 2014]
State Scores Are In [Published East Hampton Star - Aug 21 2014]
State testing for public schools goes digital [Published Las Cruces Sun-News - Aug 20 2014]
Victor, Fairport, Gates Chili get pre-K money [Published Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Aug 19 2014]
Mercy College announces new BSN degree program [Published Nurse.com - Aug 19 2014]
Cleveland Hill Union Free School District annou... [Published The Hamburg Sun - Aug 18 2014]
First Bell: August 18, 2014 [Published Thomas B. Fordham Foundation - Aug 18 2014]
Strauss: Common Core tests fail kids in New Yor... [Published Washington Post - Aug 17 2014]
New York Students Inch Upward On Common Core Te... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 15 2014]
New York Students Inch Upward On Common Core Te... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 15 2014]
HBOE Capital Project Timeframe [Published Arcade Herald Warsaw's Country Courier - Aug 14 2014]
Results have just been released for this year's... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Aug 14 2014]
NY students scoring slightly better on Common C... [Published WSTM - Aug 14 2014]
UFT President Michael Mulgrew predicts better s... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 13 2014]
Alabama ranks first in nation for increase in s... [Published al.com - Aug 13 2014]
New York State requires Parents’ Bill of Rights [Published Lexology - Aug 11 2014]
AC At Last [Published The Ithaca Times - Aug 09 2014]
Common Core Assessment questions available to p... [Published Watertown Daily Times - Aug 09 2014]
New York State Releases Half of the Common Core... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 08 2014]
Manufactured home community offering free summe... [Published CNWeekly.com - Aug 08 2014]
How Would You Score On A Third-Grade Common Cor... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 08 2014]
Plans for Syracuse's struggling Delaware Elemen... [Published Syracuse Online - Aug 08 2014]
The Six Weirdest Questions on New York’s Common... [Published Education News - Aug 08 2014]
Test Anxiety: Common Core Exam Questions Are Ma... [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 08 2014]
Strange Moments, Brought to You by Common Core [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 07 2014]
School seeks OK for window work [Published Post Star - Aug 07 2014]
Students can now major in video games at New Yo... [Published Salon - Aug 06 2014]
State Education Department releases Common Core... [Published CBS 6 - Aug 06 2014]
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