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Educators at Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD share their experience with Paper

Watch: Nicole Menotti, director of curriculum and instruction at Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD, says Paper allows students to access effective instruction outside school hours.


State test prep gets a boost in Mississippi district with an Educational Support System

The dilemma

Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD wanted to increase proficiency and confidence in key subject areas such as reading and math, while minimizing student stress levels—especially in the time leading up to standardized testing. They also wanted to provide academic support beyond school hours, which was not always available to students.

Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD share challenges that needed solving
How Paper provided the district with 24/7 educational support



The 24/7 availability was a key factor in the district’s decision to adopt Paper, as was the fact that it offers engage interactive features that help students build math, reading, and writing skills.


Implementation and rollout


From a technical standpoint, the Paper platform was simple to implement and easy for both students and teachers to adopt. Paper was an active partner in helping the district drive adoption.


Paper platform was simple to implement for the district
Adopting Paper at Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD

Paper in action


Paper has been embraced by students across the district. It is helping administrators deliver more resources in areas that need extra attention, such as reading and writing skills. Students are even using Paper to help with college and career preparedness.



The impact


Teachers—and especially math teachers—are actively using Paper to help students prepare for Mississippi’s standardized tests, and administrators credit Paper with helping boost student achievement overall.  


Paper's impact at Bay St. Louis-Waveland SD

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