I have also heard that they are not definitely based on the PARCC assessments. Has anyone heard otherwise?
My concern is that I still don't know exactly what topics are covered when..... I asked this earlier through this forum and I was referred to the PARCC information, but now I believe that NYS hasn't decided to use PARCC.
I am soooooo confused.
Cathy Haynes Algebra Teacher Class of 2015 Advisor Cattaraugus Little Valley Central School 25 N Franklin Street Cattaraugus, NY 14719 phone: (716) 257-3483 ext. 1135
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From: Dianne Gizowski <GizowskD@dcmoboces.com> To: "'email@example.com'" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 01/04/2013 08:27 AM Subject: RE: Regents exam names Sent by: email@example.com
You are correct Evan, the Algebra and Geometry exams both change next year (13-14). I haven?t heard anything about the names of them.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Evan Romer Sent: Thursday, January 03, 2013 10:05 PM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Regents exam names Importance: Low
(1) When CCLS is implemented in the HS, starting next year, do we know if the names of the Regents Exams will change to match the CCLS course names (Alg I, Geom, Alg II) or will NYS continue to call the exams Int Alg, Geom and A2T? I assume the names will change, but has SED decided that yet? (We're trying to decide on our math course names for next year.)
(2) I should know this, but I'm confused: when does Geometry become a CCLS course? I know 9th grade math becomes CC next year (2013-14), and I know 11th grade math becomes CC in 2014-2015. But is Geometry CC in 2013-14 or in 2014-15? I thought it was 2014-15, but this document seems to say it's 2013-14: