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Educational Services

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Educational Services develops, creates, and assesses systems and structures to provide a guaranteed and viable curriculum for all students to graduate college, career and community ready. 

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Professional Development and Curriculum & Instruction

Professional Development and Curriculum & Instruction are the heart of our organization. Our mission is to advance pedagogical knowledge of, and professional practices in teaching and learning.
Vision: We aspire to be an organization that engages in effective communication, provides the highest quality resources and exemplary professional development, to increase the human capital of Twin Rivers staff to impact student achievement.

English Learner Services

The English Learner Services Department provides a multitude of services to all TRUSD schools. Our main focus is to contribute to the success of our schools with our great diversity of students. We service 40% of the TRUSD student population.

Special Projects

Special Projects is responsible for monitoring state and federal funding for the district, and the Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) as well as coordinating the Expanding Learning Programs for after school, Corrective Reading, Tutoring, Summer School, and Alternative Intervention Program. Special Projects also monitors the Williams Compliance, oversees the Gifted and Talented Education (GATE), Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID), Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) and Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) programs.

Special Education

The Special Education Department provides services to children with disabilities in the district, ages 3-22. Our department includes speech and language specialists, psychologists, special education teachers and paraeducators. The Special Education Department supports the mission of the district by:
  • Coordinating special education programs and processes
  • Supporting the district's educational program
  • Meeting federal and state requirements

Information & Educational Technology

The Information & Educational Technology Services Department provides technology services and tools for 21st century collaboration and learning.  

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Sample item test questions for the Smarter Balanced ELA and mathematics assessments are available on the Smarter Balanced Sample Items webpage