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Dec 18 2017Do Americans Believe in Democracy? A Quiz
Dec 6 2017A ‘portfolio’ of schools? How a nationwide effort to disrupt urban school districts is gaining tractionContinue Reading
Paul Hill is quoted in this Chalkbeat piece on his development of the portfolio model for public schools.
Dec 4 2017Lake: In a Deeply Flawed ‘Analysis,’ the Associated Press Blames Public Charter Schools for America’s Segregated CitiesContinue Reading
Robin Lake responds to an Associated Press analysis about charter schools in this piece for The 74.
Nov 28 2017School Choice Creates Challenges for Parents. What Are Cities Doing to Help?Continue Reading
Education Week's Arianna Prothero references CRPE's report Stepping Up: How Are American Cities Delivering on the Promise of School Choice? in this piece about the challenges that school choice presents for parents.
Nov 27 2017Confused By Your Public School Choices? Hire A CoachContinue Reading
Christine Campbell is quoted by NPR on helping parents to make informed decisions within a school choice model.
Jun 28 2019
Robin Lake is quoted in The Boston Globe about impending reforms to the Providence school district.
May 30 2019
Paul Hill speaks with NPR's On Point about the four-day school week.
May 20 2019
Robin Lake speaks on the Education Next podcast The Education Exchange on what Indianapolis has done to make charter schools work.
Sep 20 2017New Report Urges Districts, Charters, and States to Work Together to Ensure School Quality in Times of Charter Growth and Declining Enrollment
CRPE's new report identifies possible solutions to help districts adapt to the reality of enrollment decline.
Jun 21 2017New Analysis Finds Public Transit in Denver Not Sufficient to Improve Students’ Access to High-Quality Schools
Report suggests Denver and other cities should invest in the supply of high-quality schools in order to dramatically improve access for students most in need.
Mar 15 2017
New analysis finds that state chiefs need to use their powers strategically, to build coalitions and lead others to act urgently to improve outcomes for students.
Mar 22 2019
Ashley Jochim and Lesley Lavery write in The 74 about the divide between teacher unions and charter schools.
Jan 25 2019
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.