Educators to Learn From

Success Stories

Hear directly from teachers, coaches, and administrators as they describe how they came to decide on and implement Ready and i-Ready in communities across the country. Every district is unique, and so is its story. We thank these educators for sharing so generously and are honored to partner in their success.

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“The magic of i-Ready is that it keeps us all in the loop and is flexible enough to support any classroom well.”

Steven Royce, Principal of Gocio Elementary, Sarasota Public Schools

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Chesnee Elementary Focuses on Strong Relationships

Learn how mutual trust and solid relationships help a special education student successfully transition to a general education classroom.

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District Makes Equity a Top Priority

Learn about how Alief ISD undertook a comprehensive multiyear initiative to ensure equitable learning experiences for all students.

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Lake Park Elementary: Helping Students Succeed during COVID-19

Learn how a Palm Beach County elementary school used four major strategies to ensure continued student success during remote learning.

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Florida’ s Lee County Makes Family Engagement a Priority

Learn how Lee County School District focused on family involvement and outreach, resulting in improved student outcomes.

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RV Daniels Elementary School Successfully Adapts to Virtual Learning

Find out what made this Jacksonville school a “spotlight of hope” by ensuring learning continued for all students in spring 2020.

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Two Diverse Alabama Districts Find Success Using i-Ready with Ready Mathematics to Help All Students Achieve

Learn how Boaz City and Saraland City Schools implemented these online and print resources to support students and close learning gaps.

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Cloverdale Community Schools: Two Rural Indiana Schools Achieve Proficiency on New State Assessment

How Cloverdale’s experienced educators implemented i-Ready and Ready Indiana Mathematics and realized success

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Farmersville Elementary: A New Mathematics Curriculum Helps Support Success on the Rigorous ILEARN Exam

How an elementary school implemented Ready Indiana Mathematics and i-Ready and experienced notable increases in student proficiency rates

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Distance-Learning Success: Edna M. Scott Elementary School Maintains Teacher–Family Community

How a Mississippi elementary school maintained the family-like feel of its community despite the move to distance learning

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Malissa Esquibel, Intervention Specialist at Muscoy Elementary School.

Muscoy Elementary: “Our RTI Center Runs on i-Ready

How a dedicated staff uses iReady resources to support a bustling intervention center

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Paradise Unified School District: Education after a Crisis

How a California school district overcame tragedy and used i-Ready to rebuild after a historic wildfire

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Sahuarita Unified Finds Success with Ready Mathematics

How an Arizona school district made learning leaps in just one year

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South Carolina Virtual Charter School Shows Strong Improvement

Learn how all students made improvements in Reading and Mathematics.

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West Homestead Finds Distance-Learning Success

How a Florida district realized positive assessment results

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Wood County Solves a Problem

Learn how a West Virginia district made a systemic change to mathematics education.

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Dr. LaShawn Frost, Principal of Booker Middle School.

Sarasota County Schools: Visible Data for All

A top-performing district turns to i-Ready data to populate a public dashboard and track their quest to stay on top.

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Harold Greist, Coordinator of Math and STEM Education at Stratford Public Schools.

Stratford Public: New Standards, New Curriculum

How one district upended its math curriculum to “shift” with the times using Ready Mathematics

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Principal Cheryl Beauchamp and Reading Coach Melinda Chemin review student data together at Bronson Elementary School.

Bronson Elementary: “It's about Knowing the Truth”

This school is following the data—and their instincts—to bring home an “A.”

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“If students aren’t taught to look for and solve problems using multiple pathways, we’re going to raise another generation who may think they understand mathematics, but really only understand procedures.”

Harold Greist, Coordinator of Math and STEM Education, Stratford Public Schools

Dr. Melissa Balknight, Associate Superintendent at Gaston County Schools.

Gaston County: Middle School Math Gets a Makeover

How one district dramatically increased its mathematics proficiency rates in Grades 6–8

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Linda Seeberg, Executive Director of Academic Programs at Redmond School District.

Redmond School District: Math Instruction for the New Era

Redmond adopted blended learning and hasn’t looked back since implementing Ready Mathematics and iReady.

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Neil Phillips, cofounder and Head of School at Visible Men Academy.

Visible Men Academy: Suns on the Rise

How this charter school went from F-rated to A-mazing in two years

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Amy Boles, Director of Educational Services at Oak Grove School District.

Oak Grove School District: Empowering Educators and Accelerating Growth

Oak Grove engaged teachers in their data-driven implementation of iReady.

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“There’s no fairy dust! When you start looking at [i‑Ready] data and following the trends . . . it’s revealing. It’s about knowing the truth, and that helps you make better decisions that move schools forward.”

Melinda Chemin, Reading Coach, Bronson Elementary

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Hubert Middle School: CCRPI Score Jumps Dramatically

How this middle school achieved an increase of 18.9 points on the CCRPI in just one year

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Woodland Middle School: Data-Driven Instruction Pays Off

How this Fulton County middle school jumped 21 points on the CCRPI

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