Regents Reform Agenda. New York State Council of Educational Associations October 21, 2011 Lawrence M. Paska, Ph.D. Interim Director of Curriculum Services. NYS Common Core Standards and Assessments. Rigorous Standards and Assessments Pre-K to 12. NY HS Grads
New York State Council of Educational Associations
October 21, 2011
Lawrence M. Paska, Ph.D.
Interim Director of Curriculum Services
Pre-K to 12
NY HS Grads
Have Skills to Enroll in and Pass
Credit-bearing Courses in 1st Semester and/or Embark on Careers
6 Shifts in ELA/Literacy
Balancing Informational and Literary Text
Building Knowledge in the Disciplines
Staircase of Complexity
Writing from Sources
Academic VocabularyCommon Core Instructional Shifts
Organize your initiatives into three AREAS this year:
Data Driven Instruction
Common Core State Standards
1. Be in classrooms, as often as possible, collecting valid evidence about teacher practice and student learning.
2. Provide high quality, evidence based feedback.
3. Drive a culture where discourse about classroom practice, among teachers and their supervisors, is happening every day.
Office of Curriculum and Instruction
Office of Assessment Policy, Development, and Administration
Larry Paska (firstname.lastname@example.org)