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Students’ reading improves, despite pandemic hurdles

Data from this past spring’s standardized tests reveal that Palo Alto public schools are making substantial progress towards their early literacy goals, despite the impacts that the pandemic has had on education. The portion of third graders reading “near” or “above” state standards in reading on the 2022 Smarter Balanced standardized test increased by 4.3 […]