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Del Mar school district to adopt new English Language Arts materials

Del Mar school district to adopt new English Language Arts materials

The Del Mar Union School District is in the process of bringing in new materials for its English Language Arts curriculum — the district is looking to adopt McGraw Hill Wonders for kindergarten through sixth grade and Study Sync for sixth grade, a more digital program.

The current program was adopted in 2003 and there is a need for new materials to better align with the Common Core State Standards, according to Vivian Firestone from the district’s instructional services department. 

At the board’s Jan. 25 meeting, held in the board’s new meeting room at the district office, Firestone reported that the instructional services department team has been reviewing materials...

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