State asks parents to comment on the proposed new state learning standards

NYS Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia is asking parents and teachers throughout the state to comment on the proposed new standards.

“The past several years have brought a lot of changes to classrooms across New York State. I know that more changes need to be made, and I thank you for your patience,” she wrote. “As teachers and parents, you know best what our children need to help them aim higher. I value your expertise and advice.”

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Click here to comment on the draft ELA standards

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