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New York Regents Exams

Will New York State Flunk Most of the Class of 2022?

Mercedes Schneider | Posted 08.16.2016 | Education
Mercedes Schneider

Sure, there is no proof that passing a Regents exam aligned to Common Core will deliver on the ad nauseam "college and career readiness" Common Core advocates promise. There is also no proof that scoring well on a Regents Common Core exam means little more than mastering taking that exam.

Cecil B. DeMille and School Reform

Marc Epstein | Posted 08.20.2013 | New York
Marc Epstein

Governing and executing public policy is not, nor will it ever be, simply about having a good idea and a mainframe computer at your disposal.

New York Regents Asked To Exempt More Schools From Mandatory State Exams

The Wall Street Journal | Lisa Fleisher | Posted 10.21.2012 | Education

Unlike most New York City high-school seniors last June, Kathryn McCauley's diploma wasn't riding on her performance on five grueling state Regents ex...

Students May Not Graduate After City Loses Exams

Posted 07.30.2012 | Education

More than a dozen New York City students will have to retake state mandated standardized exams after the city lost their answer sheets. Students at...

Cheating Scandal Rocks Elite New York High School

The Huffington Post | Gregory Kristof | Posted 06.27.2012 | Education

A cheating ring has rocked the elite Stuyvesant High School in New York City, culminating in the expulsion of one of its students. School officials...