Category Archives: Alumni News

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Cotsen Schools Make the CBEE Honor Roll
Each year, the California Business for Education Excellence (CBEE), which is comprised of California business leaders who have come together in efforts to improve public education and close the achievement gap, recognizes high performing public schools in California through the CBEE Honor Roll School program. This year, CBEE recognized a record number of Honor Roll [...]
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NCLE Survey Explores the Paths to Standards Implementation
In October 2013, the Cotsen Foundation for the ART of TEACHING conducted a survey of nearly 900 of its current and alumni program participants, as part of a survey organized by the National Center for Literacy Education (NCLE), a coalition of leading education organizations, foundations, and experts dedicated to improving literacy learning across the country. [...]
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Teaching to the Common Core: 1st Grade Math
  In this video, Cotsen alumna Teri Malpass teaches a 1st Grade math class using “Math Wall" and cognitively guided instruction as students work to solve a word problem. Below you will find the Common Core State Standards addressed, as well as questions to consider while watching the video. Print in bold represents information found [...]