PYLUSD and schools throughout the country are working to improve teaching and learning to ensure that all students will graduate high school with the skills they need to be successful.
College and Career Readiness
Common Core Math
PYLUSD piloted several math textbooks in 2014-2015. In the spring of 2015, new textbooks were selected by teachers and approved by the Board of Education.
Teachers selected California Math Expressions published by Houghton Mifflin for elementary and Big Ideas Math published by Big Ideas Learning for secondary. Teachers began training in May of 2015 and the preparation continued over the summer.
For student using bridge workbooks -- online access is available.
For parents looking to support their students in Math:
Assessment -- Smarter Balanced Assessments