The 2017-18 SIRS Manual 13.0 is available at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/irs/sirs/.
The staff evaluation data submission deadline has been extended to November 2nd at noon to accept data from LEAs that are not able to complete their submission by October 27. Additionally, the 2016-17 Statement of Confirmation of Staff Evaluation Verification form will be due on November 17, 2017 instead of November 3.
Printable versions of the BEDS Online forms, as well as instructions for fall 2017 can be found at: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/irs/beds/. Additionally, helpful articles, Frequently Asked Questions, and information to guide you through the new application are located at the BEDS IMF Help Center at https://bedsvadirsupport.nysed.gov. BEDS Online forms should be completed and submitted to SED by Friday, November 17, 2017.
School Principals may now log into http://portal.nysed.gov/ and order 2018 Grades 3-8 ELA and Math Exams. The system will close to ordering on December 15, 2017. Information pertaining to these tests is also available on the Department's website at http://www.p12.nysed.gov/assessment/ei/eigen.html