At their June 22, 2010 meeting, the Board of Regents approved strategies to achieve cost reductions in the New York State Testing Program. Starting with the 2010-11 school year:
*Component Retesting for high school Math and English exams will be eliminated.
* The 5th and 8th grade Social Studies examinations will be eliminated.
* Scoring-related materials will be posted on the Department’s web site (effective August 2010).