States + DC
, Chief Academic Officer, EL Education
“EL Education students engage in meaningful,
challenging work that prepares them as leaders
for today and tomorrow.”
Sustaining Effective Teacher Practice
In a “Gold Standard”study funded by a U.S. Department of Education Investing in Innovation (i3) grant, Mathematica Policy Research found that teachers in EL Education Literacy Curriculum Partnerships sustained their gains in a second year.
Teachers asked higher-order thinking questions:
Teachers asked students to cite evidence from the text:
Students analyzed texts for themes, plot or character motives:
Literacy Curriculum Partnerships Driving Student Success
Districts and schools across the country partner with us to bring our acclaimed K-8 Language Arts Curriculum into their classrooms, like these two from our library of case studies.
In rural Ripley, New York, student achievement has risen dramatically since the district initiated a Literacy Curriculum Partnership with EL Education in 2015. All students, including those from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, have made large gains. Conway Elementary School in Escondido, California began a Literacy Curriculum Partnership with EL Education in 2014-2015. Just two years later, Conway students posted a 27-point gain in ELA
results. Simultaneously, they reported the lowest suspension rate in the district.
Ripley Central School District, Ripley, NY / Economically Disadvantaged Students Meeting or Exceeding Proficient (NYS ELA Test Results 2015-17)
Conway Elementary, Escondido, CA / CAASPP ELA Results: All Students, Grades 3-5
EdReports: Highest Rated K-5 Curriculum Standards Alignment, Quality, and Usability
Highest score for a K-5 ELA curriculum from leading independent reviewer EdReports, receiving 96% of available points.
K-5 ELA Curriculum Scores by EdReports: