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Pilot Program Proposes Using Performance-based Tests Instead of Regents Exams

The New York State Department of Education is launching a pilot program to study new ways to change high school diploma requirements including using performance-based assessments instead of Regents examinations. 

NY Board of Regents Votes to Cancel Most Regents Exams

The New York State Board of Regents voted Monday to cancel all Regents exams for the rest of the year except for four federally mandated exams in English, math, earth science and living environment.

NY Required to Give Some State Exams, May Cancel Some Regents

School districts in New York state will still be required to administer standardized tests this year despite the pandemic, but officials are working to waive the exams graduation requirements and cancel some tests altogether.