June 14, 2010

Revisions for 2011 ELA and math tests

Source: NYSUT State Ed Alerts

The New York State Education Department recently released the 2011 Grades 3-8 English Language Arts and Mathematics Testing Revisions.

The memo details the changes for next year's Grades 3-8 Test Program for ELA and math.

The document lists the test design for the ELA and Mathematics Tests, the approximate number and type of questions by grade and book, the approximate percentage of questions assessing each standard, and the format of each test.

It is posted at http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/osa/.