The Global History & Geography Regents exam will be undergoing some changes in the near future, with the first change having implications for our students on the June 2018 exam. Find specific information below...
Minor Revision to the Design of the Regents Examination in Global History & Geography II (Grade 10) and Updated Educator Guide
The "Transition" Exam...
The "New Framework" Exam...
New York State Memos
The following memos and notices from the New York State Education Department provide official documentation around the Global History & Geography transition:
The vidoes below were produced by the New York State Education Department to help teachers understand the coming changes to the Global History & Geography Regents exam. We've paired each video with the related resources to support your understanding.
Part I Multiple Choice
On Saturday, December 16, 2017, RACSS sponsored a workshop for educators to assist in understanding the new Global History and Geography Regents exam. Led by Donna Merlau, Associate in Instructional Services in the NYSED Office of State Assessment, educators engaged in activities focused on understanding the exam as a whole, with a focus on the Part III Enduring Issues essay. Relevant materials from the workshop (that are not already posted above) are posted below.