Steven Hodas highlights how districts use regulations to keep the status quo in place, sometimes to bizarre extremes.
Portfolio School Districts in Transition: Steering Through Uncharted Waters
The seventh Portfolio School District Network meeting was held in Seattle, WA, in July 2012. Sixteen district teams—made up of superintendents, chief operations officers, chief academic officers, chief financial officers, portfolio officers, and school board members—met to work through the challenging issues of portfolio district transition. This brief recaps the themes of the 2-day meeting and outlines some of the supports that CRPE is providing to help districts keep moving forward.