Office of Accountability

Metrics Unit

The Metrics Team:

  • Identifies reward schools.
  • Calculates and oversees calculation of growth-to-proficiency and Title III Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives.
  • Calculates and oversees calculation of growth and value-added data for use in educator evaluation.
  • Communicates accountability metrics for schools, principals, and teachers via reports and guidance materials.
  • Supports educators in understanding accountability metrics.
  • Manages accountability databases and develops business rules for data collection.
  • Collaborates with Information Reporting Services (IRS) in operationalizing new accountability metrics for public reporting.
  • Facilitates the use of data throughout NYSED, in conjunction with IRS.



Last Updated: April 23, 2013