Seattle, WA - "Portfolio school districts are promising new developments but they still have big problems to solve," is how Dr.
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Oct 5 2009Portfolio school districts: 'promising' but 'works in progress'
Jul 30 2009School finances: Trimming teacher pay could reduce layoffs, larger classes
Seattle, WA - School districts faced with large budget gaps could avoid some or all teacher layoffs by rolling back salaries.
Jul 20 2009Pay bump for teachers with master's degrees could be put to better use
Seattle, WA - In this recessionary climate of depressed revenues and budget cuts for education, school districts across the U.S. would be foolhardy not to rethink paying teachers for master's degrees, according to a new report out today.
May 19 2009Education stimulus dollars will affect states differently
Seattle, WA - Federal stimulus dollars targeting education will impact states differently, depending on each state's fiscal condition, according to a new state-by-state analysis from the Center on Reinventing Public Education.
Feb 10 2009Economic crisis impacts nation's K-12 schools
Seattle, WA - America's severe economic crisis means less money for education and reductions in teaching and staff jobs, according to projections by Dr. Marguerite Roza of the University of Washington.
Jan 6 2020
This piece in The 74 cites the CRPE brief A Middle Way for States in the ESSA Era.
Dec 1 2019
Robin Lake is quoted in the Cleveland Plain-Dealer on school choice and declining enrollment.
Nov 28 2019
Robin Lake's op-ed on allyship is named one of the best education articles of November in The 74.
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.
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.
Sep 10 2019
Sean Gill discusses the potential benefits of partnership schools in The 74.
Aug 6 2019
Betheny Gross writes about how five cities tackle the challenges of student transportation in Education Next.
Jun 16 2019
In The 74, Robin Lake writes that policymakers should stop pitting charter schools and school districts against each other.