I sure think so. I want to share a power point from the Dept of Ed that breaks down each subject and grade and shows that for the last ten years students have been making gains in every subject and in every grade. Here is an example:
And a few more:
For the entire power point click here. (Let me know if it doesn't work)
For the La Dept of Ed website click here.
Next week I will be back with a craft update but I could not help giving my fellow teachers a shout out. You are working hard and it shows.