Timeline for NCLB Growth Models

  • July/September 2008 : Proposed model submitted to Board of Regents for Review.
  • September/October, 2008: Discussion with the Field of the Model.
  • October, 2008: Submission to USED.
  • Fall 2008: Approval of model by USED.
  • September 2009: Use of model to make AYP decisions based on 2008-09 school year data, subject to availability of resources.