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The Lawrence Hall of Science Research Brief: Articulating a Transformative Approach for Designing Tasks that Measure Young Learners' Developing Proficiencies in Integrated Science and Literacy
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Articulating a Transformative Approach for Designing Tasks that Measure Young Learners’...

In this paper, authors introduce an approach for designing NGSS-aligned assessments that measure young learners’ science progress.
Developing Educator Expertise to Work with Adolescent English Learners
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Developing Educator Expertise to Work with Adolescent English Learners Module 1: Introduction to...

Explore how to build a common knowledge base to provide coherence to the field of educating English Learners in secondary schools.
Preliminary Outcomes for California State University Students in Early Start Mathematics
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Preliminary Outcomes for California State University Students in Early Start Mathematics

This report examines the impact of recently updated "Early Start" offerings designed to prepare students for college-level mathematics in the California State University system.

College & Career

Multiple Paths Forward: Diversifying Mathematics as a Strategy for College Success
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Multiple Paths Forward: Diversifying Mathematics as a Strategy for College Success

This report, written for community college practitioners, details how colleges are creating math pathways that are aligned with students’ programs of study.
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Reading for Understanding: How Reading Apprenticeship Improves Disciplinary Learning in Secondary...

This significantly updated edition of Reading for Understanding shows how teachers and students can work together to boost literacy, engagement, and achievement.
Cover for The College Promise in California: A Collection of Program Profiles
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The College Promise in California: A Collection of Program Profiles

California’s College Promise programs are making community college affordable for low- and middle-income students. Learn about this key initiative.