New York State Next Generation Learning Standards
The Board of Regents adopted the newly revised English Language Arts and Mathematics Learning Standards on September 11, 2017. The new standards have been the result of over two years of collaborative work to ensure New York State has the best learning standards for our students. Over 130 educators and parents worked together to make recommendations and revise the standards, resulting in a new set of revised English Language Arts and Mathematics Learning Standards. The Ken-Ton District is currently transitioning from the Common Core Learning Standards into the Next Generation Standards.
Regardless of grade level, all classroom teachers will strive to embed routines and procedures that promote the following practices of lifelong readers and writers.You can read more about the NYS Next Generation Standards here.