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Lauren Gemmill

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Teaching is the core grant

Niskayuna participating in Teaching is the Core grant work

2014-15 School Year

Niskayuna is participating the Teaching is the Core (TiTC) grant through a consortium of 12 districts, led by Capital Region BOCES and funded through a $399,946 grant from the New York State Education Department. The initiative aims to thoughtfully review and improve assessments in consortium districts to ensure they inform instruction and support learning goals.

Summary of Final Teaching is the Core work June 2015

Update: Teaching is the Core work continues May 2015

Presentation about quality assessment practices May 2015

Update: Learn more about the Teaching is the Core grant March 2015

Assessment Review and Action Plan March 2015

Grant announcement August 2014