All too often, alternative education is seen as a dumping ground for at-risk students who cannot cut it in a traditional classroom. As schools put into action new teaching and learning strategies to adapt to the COVID era, Nassau BOCES is leading the charge to disillusion people of long-held misconceptions about the value and purpose of alternative education.
Seven years ago, Nassau BOCES launched the Regional Scoring Center (RSC) to help local school districts meet the formidable challenge of grading the summer Regents exams.
Enrollment in the program has doubled in the last four years.
Nassau BOCES Regional Summer School (RSS) completed another year of successful programming, helping Nassau County students to improve themselves in everything from core academics to the arts.