CSSS Member Directory


New York
New York State Education Department New York State Education Department

CSSS Member Information:

Ann Crotty
Science Education
New York State Education Department
89 Washington Avenue, EBA 860
Albany, NY 12234

Email
518-474-5922

Amanda Zullo
Science Instructional Services
New York State Education Department
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234

Email
518-409-1079

Organizational Structure:
Adaption of Next Generation Science Standards was approved by the Board of Regents December 2016; effective July 2017.

Curriculum=local control.
Standards/Assessment=state for pK-8/Regents Courses; local control for others.

State Education Demographics

As of June 2016:
  • Number of K-12 Students: 2,650,300 public school students
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 733 districts
  • 4,475 public schools
  • 310 charter schools
  • NYSED Data Site

State Science Assessment Information

  • Given at what grades: 4, 8, end of course Regents in Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics
  • Time of Year: Spring
  • NYSED Assessment Website