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Common Core transition
Posted:
Mar 13, 2012 7:02 AM



If anyone has more info, I'd like to know more:
On the timeline slide, it is difficult to tell from the size of the bars if Geometry occurs with Algebra 1 or with Algebra 2. I see there are footnote numbers on this slide. Do you know what the footnotes are? Is there additional info about the time for Geometry?
On release of curriculum materials: 2/6 modules. What is a module? Is this 2/6 modules for each course?
The common core standards recommends testing both with and without technology. Current middle school exams have sections with/without calculator use. It's not clear if this breakout will continue or if all sections with be with calculator. Anyone heard?
Any information on graphing calculator use at the HS level?
Thanks
Meg Clemens
Canton NY
From: ownernyshsmath@mathforum.org [mailto:ownernyshsmath@mathforum.org] On Behalf Of Grace Wilkie Sent: Tuesday, March 13, 2012 1:36 AM To: nyscollmath@mathforum.org; nyselmath@mathforum.org; nyshsmath@mathforum.org; nysmsmath@mathforum.org Subject: Fwd: AMTNYS
To all Thanks to David Hurst for sharing Well the answer is out ...20142015 Geometry and Algebra II test will be out (see page 14); p 8 calculator 4 function Grade 6/scientific grade 78; ... Hope this helps. As always, Grace Wilkie
 Forwarded message  From: David Hurst <dhurst1@nycap.rr.com> Date: Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 9:36 PM Subject: AMTNYS To: gwilkie@highlands.com
Commissioner King has released a downloadable pdf of his midwinter conference on the engageNY website.
Commissioner King's Presentation at the NYSCOSS MidWinter Conference 2012 <http://engageny.org/wpcontent/uploads/2012/03/commissionernyscosspresent ationmidwinterconference2012.pdf>
You might be especially interested in pages 8, 12 and 14 as noted below:
. 8 (Shifts in Assessments... includes stating that 4function calculators will be allowed on the Common Core grade 6 tests)
. 12 (Modules: ELA & Math... answers when we should expect to see examples and how many) of what CCSS instruction should look like.)
. 14 (NYS Assessment Transition: answers questions about rollout of the three HS math courses)
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