June 07, 2010

State Ed changes scoring materials for tests

Source: State Ed Alerts

SED is changing the procedure for the distribution of scoring materials provided to schools for the June 2010 administrations of the Regents Comprehensive Examination in English and the Second Language Proficiency Examinations.

Schools that requested the June 2010 Regents Comprehensive Examination in English will not receive printed copies of the Scoring Key and Rating Guides. At approximately 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday June 16, 2010, the Scoring Key and Rating Guide for Session One will be available on the Department web site at: http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/osa/scoring/home.html. At approximately 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 17, 2010, the Scoring Key and Rating Guide for Session Two will be available on the Department web site at: http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/osa/scoring/home.html. Schools must print sufficient copies of the Scoring Key and Rating Guide for each session to supply one to each rater.

Schools that requested any of the Second Language Proficiency Examinations will not receive printed copies of the Scoring Key for any of these examinations. At approximately 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 21, 2010, the scoring keys for these examinations will be available on the Department web site at: http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/osa/scoring/home.html. Schools must print sufficient copies of each scoring key to supply one to each rater.