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Launch Day 3 Meeting Agenda


Date

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

CUNY-SED Faculty Event:

Exploring the Common Core State Standards & Their Relevance to Curricula & Assessment in Higher Ed

Location John Jay College – New Building
524 West 59th St (59th St between 10th & 11th Avenues) Dining Hall 2nd Floor
(You will enter building on “L” Level, pass through turnstiles, go right well down the corridor to elevators, take up to 2nd Fl)

8:00-8:30

Registration, Continental Breakfast, settle in

8:30-8:45

Welcome and Introductory Remarks
Joan M. Lucariello, CUNY, University Dean of Education
John D’Agati, State Education Dept., Deputy Commissioner, Higher Education

8:45-9:15

Brief Overview of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and their Relevance to Curricula and Assessment in Higher-Ed
David Coleman, Presently, President and CEO, The College Board
Formerly, Co-Founder “Student Achievement Partners” (Lead Developer of CCSS)

Faculty Discussion with David Coleman

9:15-9:50

Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts (ELA)
David Coleman

Faculty Discussion with David Coleman

9:50-10:25

Common Core State Standards in Math
David Coleman

Faculty Discussion with David Coleman

10:25-10:35

Break

10:35- 10:40

Brief Introduction to the New NYS Teacher Certification Exams, How Exams are Refigured by the CCSS, and Implications for the University Curriculum for Pre-Service teachers
Joan M. Lucariello

10:40-11:00

Exploring the New Certification Exam “Academic Literacy Skills Test” (ALST) and Links to the University General Education Curriculum
Melissa Greene, State Education Dept., Project Coordinator in the Office of Higher Education

11:00-12:00

Examples of the Instructional Shifts in Assessments for Math & ELA: Itemized Question Samples
Kate Gerson, State Education Dept., Senior Fellow, Regents Research Fund

12:00-12:15

Overall reflections, questions, comments, next steps
Joan Lucariello

12:15

Adjourn

Last Updated: March 6, 2013