SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

PRESS RELEASE

 

CONTACT: Sarah Wahrenbrock FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

310.450.8338, ext. 229 19 FEB 2008

 

 

SMMUSD Board of Education Workshop: Literacy Programs and Intervention

 

The Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District Board of Education will be holding a public workshop on Tuesday, February 26, 2008, from 4:00pm 6:00pm in the District Office boardroom.

 

This study session is intended to inform the Board of Education regarding districtwide efforts to improve literacy. The session will include: 1) a review of the achievement data, 2) the K-8 standards-based core curriculum, 3) supplemental and intervention programs and services, 4) promising practices, challenges, and innovative practices for differentiated instruction, and 5) recommendations.

 

Ms. Maureen Bradford (Director of Assessment, Research, and Evaluation), Ms. Peggy Harris (Director of Curriculum), and Ms. Cindy Kratzer (Literacy Coordinator) from the Educational Services Department will address the Board of Education regarding this study.

 

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SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

1651 16TH Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404

ph: 310.450.8338; fax: 310.581.1138

www.smmusd.org