Academics - Teaches will increase learning opportunities through decrease class sizes to 25:1 ratio and strategic support of students to close the achievement gaps that occurred during the pandemic school closure period. Intervention block of time will be 5 days per week with 30 minutes for math and 30 minutes ELA adopted curriculum which will be used here once process is completed.
Behavior - UESD will use the funds to ensure continuity of operations which will aide in the COVID-19 recovery through employing a Social Emotional Learning Coordinators. Throughout the pandemic we have encountered students with increase trauma and this role will support with the systematic implementation of Social Emotional Learning in all classrooms. Implementation of our SEL Coordinators will develop teachers and increase learning opportunities, keeping students to close the achievement gaps that occurred during the pandemic school closure period. Programs provided will be PBIS, Boystown and Second Step. One lesson per day for 5 days a week for 30 minutes.