Mary-Beth Russo, Hartford ELL Coach
“The curriculum is not static. It’s online, but you can take parts of it and build out, and it’s theme based.
“A piece that’s really different is the rigor of the content. We worked hard to align it to the Common Core... Teachers are coming back and saying they can’t believe the quality of work their students are producing.”
Read more about the Hartford ELL Program in this feature article by Mind/Shift (NPR’s national education blog).