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
Baker Elementary in San Diego uses Learning Upgrade program to help English Learners become proficient. Principal Gallagher, teachers, parents, and students describe how they are using the program.
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
Oakland, CA is one of the most ethnically diverse areas in California. About 29 languages are spoken in their public schools, and forty-six percent of their students are English Language Learners (ELL). The wide variance in students’ skills has made differentiated instruction especially challenging for Manzanita Community School, but Learning Upgrade has proven to be… Read More