Ashley Jochim and Lesley Lavery write in The 74 about the divide between teacher unions and charter schools.
Commentary and Op-ed
Mar 22 2019Can Teachers Bridge the Divide Between Unions and Charter Schools? Strikes in Chicago and L.A. Are Test Cases
Jan 25 2019The Future of School Choice Isn’t About Schools at All — It’s About Empowering Students With a Wider Array of Flexible Learning Opportunities
Robin Lake looks toward the future of school choice in this piece for The 74.
Jan 21 2019
Robin Lake writes in The Press-Enterprise that charter schools are not to blame for teacher strikes at Los Angeles Unified School District.
Jan 14 2019Trust, Autonomy, Achievement Gap — 3 Areas Where Ferebee’s Work in Indianapolis Could Help Him Succeed as D.C. Chancellor
In The 74, Sean Gill and Shannon Murtagh suggest three key areas Lewis Ferebee should address in his new role as chancellor of D.C. Public Schools.
Nov 7 2018On the 25th Anniversary of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a Look at Lessons Learned & New Imperatives Ahead
Robin Lake reflects on CRPE's 25 years of work, and considers the organization's future, in this piece for The 74.
Oct 15 2018Online Charters Redefine School. Now, States Must Redefine Oversight to Accommodate Them & Protect Students
Robin Lake argues the need for better oversight of online charter schools in this piece for The 74.
Oct 15 2018
Ashley Jochim, with Sarah Dahill-Brown, writes about the unique challenges for superintendents of rural school districts for the AASA School Administrator.
Oct 2 2018
Robin Lake highlights the San Antonio Independent School District as an example of a successful portfolio model in this piece for The 74.
Jul 25 2018From Switzerland by Way of Colorado, a New Approach to Apprenticeships That Rethinks the Path From High School to College to Career
In The 74, Robin Lake and Betheny Gross write about how public education can be better aligned with career preparation, using Switzerland's system as an example.
Feb 25 20184 Ways Philadelphia Can Keep Its Schools Moving in the Right Direction as District Prepares to Retake Local Control
In The 74, Georgia Heyward suggests four key areas for improvement the School District of Philadelphia should focus on as it retakes local control of its schools.