Seattle, WA - An early snapshot analysis of 23 state budgets using federal education stimulus dollars indicates that short-term benefits could result in less spending on schools over the long term in some states.
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Jan 29 2010Despite federal stimulus money, some state school budgets may be at risk
Jan 27 2010Steady growth for charter schools and a boost from President Obama
Seattle, WA - Thanks to President Barack Obama and Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, charter schools are being promoted as an important tool for improving U.S. public schools.
Oct 5 2009Portfolio school districts: 'promising' but 'works in progress'
Seattle, WA - "Portfolio school districts are promising new developments but they still have big problems to solve," is how Dr.
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.
Oct 8 2021
Bree Dusseault is quoted in NPR on the potential negative impacts of sending students home to quarantine.
Sep 28 2021
Bree Dusseault is quoted in The Boston Globe on how districts are using their federal relief money.
Sep 25 2021
Bree Dusseault is quoted in The Atlantic on districts' decisions on whether to give students a remote learning option.
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.