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Navigating Complex Issues in Public Education

Together our team provides breadth of experience and depth of expertise on a range of education issues. As a nonpartisan research center based at the University of Washington Bothell, with connections that span from teachers to superintendents to state legislators across the country, we bring a unique lens to how the various parts of the education system interact with each other. Our work has been featured in a diverse list of media sources, including PBS Newshour, The Economist, and The New York Times. CRPE experts can provide commentary, interviews, story ideas, background information, or serve as expert sources.

General Media Inquiries 

Travis Pillow
Phone: 206-685-2214 

  • Dec 18 2017
    Do Americans Believe in Democracy? A Quiz

    Do Americans today understand what it takes to keep a democracy? Take a self quiz, and see how famous Americans might have scored.

  • Dec 6 2017
    A ‘portfolio’ of schools? How a nationwide effort to disrupt urban school districts is gaining traction

    Paul Hill is quoted in this Chalkbeat piece on his development of the portfolio model for public schools.

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  • Dec 4 2017
    Lake: In a Deeply Flawed ‘Analysis,’ the Associated Press Blames Public Charter Schools for America’s Segregated Cities

    Robin Lake responds to an Associated Press analysis about charter schools in this piece for The 74.

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  • Nov 28 2017
    School Choice Creates Challenges for Parents. What Are Cities Doing to Help?

    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.

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  • Nov 27 2017
    Confused By Your Public School Choices? Hire A Coach

    Christine Campbell is quoted by NPR on helping parents to make informed decisions within a school choice model.

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