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We Must Understand the Real Impact of Charter Schools on California’s School Districts

Robin Lake | Fri, 05/17/2019

Three new briefs from CRPE shed light on the debate.

Assessing Charter Schools' Impact on Districts: Too Important to Get Wrong

Robin Lake | Mon, 04/29/2019

Studies blaming long-standing problems in public education on charter schools make it harder to identify real solutions.

Back to the Future for Charter School Research

Paul Hill | Wed, 04/03/2019

Paul Hill urges reporters and analysts to make apples-to-apples comparisons when analyzing research on school outcomes. 

New Ideas for a New Era of Public Education

How can schools prepare students for tomorrow’s challenges?
Considering ways to "unbundle" learning when the need for advanced skills, social cohesion, and adaptability have never been greater.

Can we create school accountability policies that people will believe in?
Ideas for integrated “light” governance to ensure necessary oversight while encouraging innovation and personalization.

How will teachers manage an increasingly complex profession? 
Elevating teacher voice and differentiating roles to better diagnose student needs, curate activities, and assess learning.

What can we do to prepare students for the work of the future?
Restructuring the traditional high school-college-career continuum to create more equitable pathways to economic and social mobility.