4 Steps to Helping Adult Learners Pass the GED Math Section

A math educator shares how he prepares students for the one section of the high school-equivalency exams that holds many of them back from the job of their dreams. By Steve Alvarado, originally featured on The Edvocate Adults who take the General Educational Development (GED®) test and the High School Equivalency Test (HiSET®) often pass… Read More

Diverse District Sees Dramatic Improvements in SPED, ELL, and Struggling Learners After Adopting Learning Upgrade

Differentiated math and ELA curriculum incorporates animations, music, and games to engage students. Sweetwater Union High School District is a district rich in diversity with a student population speaking a variety of languages including Arabic, Cantonese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, English, among others. Serving 42,000 students in grades 7-12, a majority of the students are… Read More

Learning Upgrade Helps Majority of Baker Elementary ELLs Achieve Reclassification

Results show students achieve significant gains in learning English after completing the digital ELA curriculum. Baker Elementary School is a 100% Title I school with 67% of students identified as English learners. At Baker, 83% of students are predominately Spanish-speaking, and 43% of them don’t speak English at home. With the implementation of the Every… Read More