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Majority Of NYC Students Not On Track To Graduate Despite Progress In Test Scores

State education officials on Thursday released results of English and math tests given to students in grades 3 through 8 in April.

08/14/2014

Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott meets with students at the Bedford Academy High School in Brooklyn, Dec. 3, 2013.  (Credit: Marla Diamond, WCBS 880)

Mayor, Chancellor Tout Improved SAT And AP Scores

Mayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Walcott were at a Brooklyn public school Tuesday to put a spot light on improving SAT and AP test scores among high school students.

12/03/2013

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State Board To Relax Extra Help Requirement For Students With Low Regents Scores

Under existing state rules, that drop in scores would require districts across the state to give remedial education services to huge numbers of kids, at great expense.

09/14/2013

NYC Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott attends Common Core teacher training session, August 8, 2013. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

NY Education Officials Banking On ‘Incremental Progress’ On Standardized Test Scores

City and state education officials met with teachers Thursday, one day after the New York State standardized test scores were released.

08/08/2013