ABUS Spotlight – The O’Farrell Charter School

NCUST Award Winner: The O'Farrell School

[vc_row][vc_column][gem_divider margin_bottom=”16″ class_name=”16″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] The O’Farrell Charter School San Diego, CA Grades: K – 12 2015 America’s Best Urban Schools Award Winner [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”32418″ img_size=”medium” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_outline”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]The O’Farrell Charter School began as a middle school in 1994 and now serves nearly 1,800 students in K-12 at their elementary, middle and high school. Their […]

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 […]