Early Childhood and Elementary Education

Recent Publications

PreK-2 Suspension Ban: How are schools adapting?

Principal interviews indicate that more practical professional development opportunities for teachers and more strategic support from licensed professionals would better help schools care for students with trauma-related behavioral needs.

Results from the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress

This report highlights the results of Austin's 4th- and 8th-grade students on the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress, also known as the Nation's Report Card.

Texas Kindergarten Early Assessment (Texas KEA) Performance, Fall 2017

This report summarizes Fall 2017 Texas Kindergarten Early Assessment (TX-KEA) results for Austin Independent School District (AISD) kindergarten students, examining those with or without prior AISD prekindergarten experience. Test domains summarized in the report include vocabulary, listening comprehension, blending, letter names, letter sounds, math, and socioemotional.

Fall 2017 Academic Outcomes for Students Who Attended 2017 Title I Summer School

This report summarizes AISD Fall 2017 enrollment and academic performance outcomes for students who attended the 2017 summer programs supported with federal Title I funds.