Seattle, WA - Case studies of three districts suggest new ways to make HR offices an ally in reform.
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Apr 13 2004Often overlooked HR department important to school district reform, study shows
Oct 14 2003School-funding study to include Washington
Seattle, WA - Jacob Adams speaks with the Seattle Times about Washington State involvement in school finance study.
Originally published in the Seattle Times, October 13, 2003
Oct 13 2003Researchers launch four-year study to retarget America's school dollars toward student achievement
Seattle, WA - An unprecedented, four-year effort to retarget the nation's education spending begins this week with the help of a $5.2 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Jul 28 2003Superintendents say lack of clout holds them back from improving schools
Seattle, WA - Nine out of 10 urban school superintendents say they need more authority to fix bad schools and boost student achievement, according to a survey of the superintendents of the nation's 100 largest districts.
Apr 2 2003Principals abound but avoid certain schools and districts, study finds
Seattle, WA - Getting quality principals into troubled schools has become an educational rallying cry so intense that New York City is making headlines with its efforts to place leaders in failing schools.
Aug 18 2021
Paul Hill is quoted in Education Week on the challenges of local control.
Aug 17 2021
Paul Hill is quoted in US Patch on increasingly policial school board meetings amid the pandemic.
Aug 17 2021
CRPE's data on school district reopening plans is cited in Politico.
Nov 1 2018
Today CRPE is excited to announce that two policy proposals, developed by CRPE experts to help close the nation's enrichment gap and help manage school facilities, were among 24 transformative ideas selected by Pathway 2 Tomorrow in a nationwide competition intended to shape a new agenda to improve public education.
Nov 14 2017
CRPE's new cross-city analysis examines the current state of public school choice in 18 American cities.
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.
Oct 1 2019
Ashley Jochim and Paul Hill write that the authority to intervene in local districts remains an essential tool if states want to continue playing a meaningful role in improving local schools.
Sep 19 2019
In the Houston Chronicle, Ashley Jochim and Paul Hill write that while state takeovers may be falling out of fashion in some circles, their track record is more positive than critics claim and could make a difference for Houston schools.
Sep 10 2019
Sean Gill discusses the potential benefits of partnership schools in The 74.