Board of Regents Updates
Students in CC Alg2/Trig who take the CC Regents, can also take the 2005 test for June 2016, August 2016, and January 2017.
There will be another year of continued flexibility for districts offering AIS services to students performing below a Level 3 on the 3-8 ELA and math assessments.
Workgroup to be formed to consider changing the scale score on new Regents.
Hands on CPR required for high school students.
SED creating a process for teachers/principals to appeal the Department “based on certain anomalies” (p12-13).
Hardship Waiver from Independent Observer available to rural and small schools. Schools need to demonstrate “undue burden” (limited resources, inability to find an Independent) (p13).
http://www.regents.nysed.gov/common/regents/files/meetings/APPR_0.pdf (see slides 5, 7, 8)
Board appointments of teachers as of 7/1/15- language of appointment should reflect that tenure in four years is partially dependent on APPR scores.
Also a section on removal hearings/officers.
Test Proctoring and Security Brain Shark
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