NY State Ed Commissioner Discusses State’s Draft ESSA Plan

NY State Ed Commissioner Discusses State’s Draft ESSA Plan

May 25, 2017

In an interview with The Observer-Dispatch, New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia discussed the state’s draft ESSA plan. Elia commented that “our plan has more variables and indicators for what it really means to be a successful school,” and “it’s more than just test scores, and it isn’t just proficiency, it’s also growth.”