ABUS Spotlight – The O’Farrell Charter School

NCUST Award Winner: The O'Farrell School

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT The O’Farrell Charter School San Diego Unified School District San Diego, CA Grades K-12 Principals: Jill Anderson, Anne Mathews, Brian Rainey WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 1,929 Latino 55% Black 15% Filipino 15% Multi-Racial 6% Asian 5% White 2% Free/ Reduced Lunch 62% Students With Disabilities 11% English Learners 18% The O’Farrell Charter […]

Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely

NCUST: Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely

[vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1509477617117{padding-top: -100px !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text] Introducing Content Logically, Clearly, and Concisely [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] Part 1 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] A fifth-grade teacher at Highland Elementary was teaching his students to understand linear equations. In a prior lesson, students had learned about variables. In this lesson, the focus was on mathematic expressions. The teacher succinctly explained to students that an algebraic […]