Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Students Guidance Document:  July 20, 2015
This document includes information to help districts comply with local, state and federal laws concerning bullying, harassment, discrimination, and student privacy, and meet school obligation to provide all students with a safe and inclusive environment.

MaryEllen Elia Appointed New NYSED Commissioner:  May 26, 2015
Ms. Elia served as superintendent in Hillsborough County, Florida since 2005, where she is credited with successfully raising standards, partnering with teachers to develop a comprehensive evaluation system, and raising student achievement.  A native New Yorker, Ms. Elia began her career in education in 1970 as a social studies teacher in Buffalo and taught for 19 years before moving on to administrative positions.

NYSED Resources:

  NYSED Additional resources are available on the NYSED and EngageNY websites  Engage
Alternative and Incarcerated Education Part 100 Regulations

Chronic Absences Memo May 2016

Every Student Present website launched

Part 100.2 General School Requirements
Board of Regents Meetings  Part 100.2(j) Guidance Program
Career & Technical Education Part 100.5 Diploma Requirements updated April 2016
Career Plans Pupil Personnel Services
Child Abuse/Neglect

Important memo April 2016

Common Core Learning Standards School Counselor Certification
Diploma Requirements
updated April 2016
Student Support Services (Office of)
Diploma/Credential Chart updated March 2016 School and Student Health
The Dignity for All Students Act School Counselor Summit 2014
Gifted and Talented School Safety
Home Instruction/Home Schooling Social/Emotional Development and Learning (SEDL)
Internet Safety Summer School
Multiple Pathways to Graduation Transfer Students
Part 100 Q&As Working Papers – Employment of Minors