NYSUT Testimony on Testing – Enough is Enough!
NYSUT officers Andy Pallotta and Maria Neira called for a major overhaul of the current testing system, saying they are deeply concerned about the overemphasis and misuse of standardized tests
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Graduation Rates Improve – Common Core on the Way:
The State Education Department just released high school graduation rates for the 2007 cohort. These data shows an ever-so-slight increase in graduation rates. Commissioner King commented on the upcoming common core requirements.