Educators

Newport-Mesa teachers to pick 2 pilot programs that could replace controversial Swun Math

Newport-Mesa teachers to pick 2 pilot programs that could replace controversial Swun Math

A committee of sixth- through eighth-grade teachers in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District is evaluating possible pilot math programs that could replace Swun Math, which some parents say is filled with errors.

By the end of the month, the committee is expected to choose two programs to try out, district spokeswoman Annette Franco said in an email Monday.

Newport-Mesa elementary schools began using Swun Math in 2013, but some parents have...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
76°