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Why Do We Have a Knowledge Deficit?

Why are reading scores low? Because educators emphasize comprehension strategies instead of teaching the broad general core knowledge that is chiefly needed for reading comprehension, according to E. D. Hirsch in a new WestEd Policy Perspectives paper.

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Academic Achievement through Student Agency: A Dallas ISD Journey

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Watch this archived webinar to hear a remarkable story about students and teachers working together at Ben Milam Elementary in the Dallas Independent School District.