White Papers
January 30
2019
Special Report: Unlock Success for Below Proficient Readers
Of all the issues in public education today, none is more complicated or critical to post-secondary success than literacy. This Special Report discusses why "reading to learn" is…

White Papers

01/30/2019

Of all the issues in public education today, none is more complicated or critical to post-secondary success than literacy. This Special Report discusses why "reading to learn" is necessary for students to master all subjects and offers four…

01/10/2019

In school districts across the country, far too many students arrive at middle school and high school with significant learning gaps that prevent them from mastering grade-level content. With the right tools and resources, schools and districts…

12/13/2018

The Challenge Students who start below grade level in 8th grade have just a 1 in 4 chance of catching up by 12th grade. Eighth graders who score significantly below grade level have just a 1 in 10 chance of catching up in reading and a 1 in 30…

12/13/2018

Nearly three out of four classrooms include at least one English language learner. English language learners represent the fastest growing student population in the United States. Instruction for English language learners needs to simultaneously…

03/01/2018

Innovative districts are expanding their summer programs beyond traditional remediation of course failure to meet a wide range of student learning needs. These innovative programs include options to earn initial course credit, prepare for college…

02/01/2018

How the Lone Star State leads in ELL education The constantly changing landscape of the ELL population presents educators with significant challenges  that they must address to ensure that all students have equity of opportunity, regardless of…

01/19/2018

College and Career Readiness Begins in Middle School. Middle school academic performance is a key predictor of success in ninth grade, where course completion is the most accurate predictor of graduation. The middle school years lay a foundation…

09/06/2017

How BCPS Uses Digital Curriculum to Enhance and Advance its Equity Initiative Within Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS), students speak 85 languages, hail from 108 countries, and have diverse socio-economic backgrounds. Find out how BCPS uses…

06/20/2017

Apex Learning® was founded in the late 1990s—a time when online learning was beginning to enter the popular lexicon—as one of the world’s first providers of fully online, digital curriculum for secondary education. From the start,…

02/10/2017

Part I: Digital learning, engagement, and motivation The relationship between motivation and learning is a two-step dance. First, students must find value in the goals of their coursework. Second, and equally as important, they need to believe…