New York To Reduce Standardized TestingSome standardized tests in New York public schools will be eliminated, state Education Commissioner John King has told superintendents, citing "a variety of pressures'' that may have hurt instruction. The move comes after years of criticism from teachers and parents.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo: No Deal Yet, Budget Talks To Continue"Until you have total agreement, you have no agreement," Cuomo said Friday. "That's how this works. And we don't have an agreement."