Parents Newsletter: Reduced Testing and Summer Reading at New York Libraries

This edition of Commissioner Elia's Parents Newsletter from June 16, 2017 includes information about the following:

  • Board of Regents voted to reduce the number of days of student testing on the annual grades 3-8 State assessments in English language arts (ELA) and mathematics from three days each to two.
  • Summer Reading at New York Libraries
  • The application for New York's new Excelsior Scholarship program is now available.