The Board of Regents is
considering making changes to the Grades 3-8 testing program starting with the
2010-11 school year. To inform their policy discussion, the Board would
like to gather input from the field regarding certain aspects of these tests.
Please take a few minutes to complete the survey linked below and submit it to
us no later than February 27, 2009.
we can receive as much feedback as possible from all New Yorkers, please
circulate this e-mail widely to all parents, educators, employers, and other
members of your school, district, and community.
Thank you for helping
the Department shape New York State's testing procedures.
Abrams Assistant Commissioner Office for Standards, Assessment &
Reporting New York State Education Department Room 675 EBA Albany, NY