Colfax aims at math gap
February 11, 2021
COLFAX — Colfax School District plans to address a learning gap attributed to students’ time away in online learning.
Superintendent Jerry Pugh gave a report Monday night to the school board.
The district received information analyzed through the Measure of Academic Progress (MAP) testing. It showed Colfax students have a significant loss in math.
“We’ll have 7-12 weeks of backing up to learn the content that they missed,” Pugh said.
He cited an example of fourth- and fifth-grade students learning fractions.
“If they haven’t learned fractions, that will impact them through th...