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Topic: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry
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Re: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry
Posted: Nov 17, 2012 12:39 AM
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will be posted on the AMTNYS website member clicks section

Iva Jean Tennant
Immediate Past President of Association of Mathematics Teachers of NYS
Past President of AMTST
People to People Student Ambassador Delegation Leader

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Crater <>
To: nyshsmath <>
Sent: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 2:01 pm
Subject: Re: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry

Can someone share minutes from the state level meetings during the AMTNYS conference for those that couldn't attend?

From: Caryl Lorandini <>
Sent: Friday, November 16, 2012 9:47 AM
Subject: Re: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry

The messsage below is another good reason to join AMTNYS:)
This was last week's news to those of us who were there at the conference in Rye.

Caryl Lorandini
AMTNYS, Treasurer
LIMACON, Secretary
NCMTA, Past-President

NCAMS, Executive Board

-----Original Message-----
From: Katherine Cook <>
To: '' <>
Sent: Fri, Nov 16, 2012 9:13 am
Subject: RE: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry

John Svendson told us at the AMTNYS conference to go by the PARCC document (NOT Appendix A) and he did mention that some (+) topics had been taken out.

From: [] On Behalf Of George Reuter
Sent: Friday, November 16, 2012 8:43 AM
Subject: Non-Right Triangle Trig in NY CCSS Geometry

Hi Listservers,

I'm trying to figure out if the (+) topics, specifically trigonometry of non-right triangles, is going to be assessed on the NYS 2014 Regents exam. It is specifically mentioned in Appendix A, and we have been told that the (+) topics were "in", but the PARCC Frameworks document that is the new thing doesn't mention them.

Any insight would be greatly appreciated.

George Reuter

Mathematics Teacher, Canandaigua Academy

President, NYS Mathematics League

President, Monroe County Math League

Coach, Upstate NY Math Team

Problem Author, Math Olympiads for Elementary Schools &

Adjunct Lecturer, SUNY Geneseo

Father of 6

Husband of 1

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