The Long Island Council for the Social Studies
Alert from NYSED
Question 2 on Reliability as part of the CRQ has been eliminated form the Global History and Geography New Regents Exam.
This was done because of feedback from the Pilot exams and "on the basis of caution."
KEY NEWS FROM NYSED
Minor Revision to the Design of the Regents Examination in Global History & Geography II (Grade 10) and Updated Educator Guide
- Based on analysis of field test results and out of an abundance of caution, a decision has been made to remove the two 1-point part 2b questions planned for inclusion in Part II of the Regents Examination in Global History and Geography II (Grade 10).
- The Educator Guide has been updated to reflect the revised test design. In addition, revised question prototypes (i.e., no longer showing part 2b) for Part II of this examination have been provided in the new addendum included at the end of the Educator Guide.
- The updated Educator Guide is posted on the Office of State Assessment’s Global History II website.
- Please contact the Office of State Assessment for more information: call 518-474-5902 or send email (see link below).
Timeline for Regents Examination in United States History and Government and Regents Examination in United States History and Government (Framework)
Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the Transition Timeline for the Regents Examination in Global History and Geography.