Math Literacy Initiative

A math literacy initiative is raising scores on state tests for grades 3 through 8. Terri Bucci is a math researcher who finds data that shows academic improvement exciting. She is co-director of the Math Literacy Initiative, where students are guided through math...

Seventh Graders Get a View of the College Experience

Thanks to a community partnership, seventh graders get a view of the college experience. The Santa Cruz County College Commitment Partnership allows students to see college life, and get an early exposure to the realities of colleges Inside a large lecture hall at UC...

Students Build Homes and Career Success

A group of building trades students build homes and career success by applying their education in the construction field while still in high school. At Prosser Career Education Center, the construction of a house is part of the regular studies of a normal school day....