January 13, 2016
Informational Forum on Understanding NYS Learning Standards
& Assessments - Jan. 27
Where: Hilton High School Auditorium
When: Wednesday, Jan. 27, 6 - 7 p.m.
Who: Parents, Teachers and Community Members
Reserve Your Seat: Call Laurie Diedrich, 392-1000, ext.
name and number of seats needed.
The Hilton Central School District and
Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES are pleased to offer an informational
forum designed to help parents and educators better
understand the NYS learning standards and
assessments. The informational forum will
be approximately 1.5 hours in length and will provide
participants with information on recent educational changes
in New York State. Participants will gain an understanding
of the NYS Learning Standards for ELA and math and how the
standards are being assessed. In addition, the forum will
provide teachers and parents with information on the role
and purpose of assessments. The forum will also provide
parents and educators with an opportunity to review sample
questions from the NYS assessments. The session will
conclude with a question and answer session.
Overview of Session:
and review of NYS education changes
overview of Learning Standards - ELA and Math
Review of curriculum and standards work in
Overview of the role, purpose, and types of
Review of sample questions on the NYS 3-8
Review and discussion of NYS data reports and
Open Forum: Questions/Answer session on NYS
Learning Standards and Assessments