Register for What Matters Most: EL Education 2020 Virtual Summit
Header image

Oakland elementary school rises quickly after slow start

  • Date

  • Author

    Ben Smith

In the past two years, [Manzanita] SEED's state test score has shot from 652 to 842 out of a possible 1,000 points -- an improvement Carter attributes largely to a skilled, hardworking and stable teaching staff. Students made the biggest improvement in math, a subject that they learn entirely in Spanish from kindergarten through third grade (though, by design, only about half are native Spanish speakers).

Read the full article here