Blended Learning in Challenging Budgetary Times

Blended Learning in Challenging Budgetary Times

Blended learning and other integrated instructional technology practices offer a promising way to improve student achievement. Computer-assisted learning allows students to practice foundational math and reading skills, accelerating their learning to higher levels. Similarly, rigorous web-based iPad applications aligned with state standards allow students to learn in an engaging, innovative way,...

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Rethinking Intervention with eSpark

Rethinking Intervention with eSpark

We are both intervention teachers at KIPP Los Angeles College Preparatory School (LA Prep), a middle school located in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of East Los Angeles. LA Prep serves 456 5th-8th grade students, of whom 98% are Latino, 1% are African American, 1% are Asian American, and 90% qualify for the federal free and reduced lunch program. Though LA Prep has been proving what’s possible...

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