Blue Ribbon Commission on Graduation Measures Presents Recommendations
The New York State Education Department presented the recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Commission on Graduation Measures to the Board of Regents, Commissioner Betty A. Rosa announced. The Graduation Measures Initiative is an unprecedented effort bringing together student voices along with a diverse range of stakeholders—including parents, educators, administrators, school support staff, representatives of higher education, and the business community. The Blue Ribbon Commission created a roadmap for learning-centered education that best meets the needs of every student in New York State and incorporates competency imperatives that provide them with the practical skills needed for the dynamic demands of tomorrow’s workforce. Read more.