2016 Year in Review

It has been just over 300 days since I started this blog, and in that time, I have written 95 posts. I started it as a dinky little Tumblr account, and have grown into a full-on Blog. And while I started by just sharing this with my students and friends, there are now people, whom I have never […]

Do span schools outperform traditionally leveled schools?

Source: Coredistricts.org Index File (http://coredistricts.org/core-index/download-index-file/) Span schools are alternative style schools to the traditional grade breakup of schools (K-5, 6-8 and 9-12). In the California Core Districts Database (which includes Los Angeles, Fresno, San Francisco, Long Beach and Santa Ana) there are three types of span schools: There are fifteen K-8 schools, eleven K-12 schools […]