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How much learning loss have Newport-Mesa Unified students suffered during the pandemic?

Daily Pilot, Jan. 27, 2021

January 27, 2021

How much learning loss have Newport-Mesa Unified students suffered during the pandemic?

A  group of educators gave a progress report on a recent collaboration with UC Irvine and the Orange County Department of Education that could advance mathematics instruction across Newport-Mesa Unified campuses. In the 2018-19 school year, elementary school teachers began learning how to use Cognitively Guided Instruction in math classrooms. A student-centered approach, CGI aims to build on what students know and take advantage of their intuitive sense of numbers and solving programs to engage them in lessons.