At Achievement First Endeavor Middle School, students who get low scores on their homework (below 70 percent) must "redo" their assignments during lunch.
This year's state tests for grades 3-8 will reflect new Common Core standards.Shael Polakow-Suransky, New York City's Chief Academic Officer, discusses next week's testing and the concern about the change.
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