Regents http://wamc.org en Cloudy Future For Regents http://wamc.org/post/cloudy-future-regents <p>New York State Senate Republicans say they will break a longstanding tradition of boycotting the election of new Regents. They now say they will attend a joint legislative session, and that many will vote no over dissatisfaction with the Common Core. &nbsp;It’s uncertain whether all four of the incumbent Regents members will be reelected.&nbsp; Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:38:18 +0000 Karen DeWitt 85562 at http://wamc.org Cloudy Future For Regents Ed Officials Announce "Shocking" Drop In Student Test Scores http://wamc.org/post/ed-officials-announce-shocking-drop-student-test-scores <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>Test scores for third through eighth graders were released Wednesday, and they show a dramatic drop in the number of New York students who received passing grades.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 22:10:00 +0000 Karen Dewitt 70961 at http://wamc.org Ed Officials Announce "Shocking" Drop In Student Test Scores School District Investigates Reports Of Irregular Test Scores http://wamc.org/post/school-district-investigates-reports-irregular-test-scores <p>POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — The principal of a Hudson Valley high school and another administrator are on leave as the district investigates whether some students were given improper accommodations during Regents exams.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 02:44:22 +0000 Allison Dunne 61663 at http://wamc.org