• Jan 21 2019
    It’s wrong to blame charter schools for LAUSD’s mess

    Robin Lake writes in The Press-Enterprise that charter schools are not to blame for teacher strikes at Los Angeles Unified School District.

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  • Jan 14 2019
    Trust, Autonomy, Achievement Gap — 3 Areas Where Ferebee’s Work in Indianapolis Could Help Him Succeed as D.C. Chancellor

    In The 74, Sean Gill and Shannon Murtagh suggest three key areas Lewis Ferebee should address in his new role as chancellor of D.C. Public Schools.

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  • Nov 16 2018
    The Future Of Learning? Well, It's Personal

    CRPE's report Personalized Learning at a Crossroads is referenced in this NPR piece on the future of the personalized learning model.

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  • Nov 7 2018
    On the 25th Anniversary of the Center on Reinventing Public Education, a Look at Lessons Learned & New Imperatives Ahead

    Robin Lake reflects on CRPE's 25 years of work, and considers the organization's future, in this piece for The 74.

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  • Nov 1 2018
    CRPE Wins Two Awards for Innovative Education Policy Proposals

    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. 

  • Oct 15 2018
    Online Charters Redefine School. Now, States Must Redefine Oversight to Accommodate Them & Protect Students

    Robin Lake argues the need for better oversight of online charter schools in this piece for The 74.

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  • Oct 15 2018
    The Power of Place in Rural Schooling

    Ashley Jochim, with Sarah Dahill-Brown, writes about the unique challenges for superintendents of rural school districts for the AASA School Administrator.

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  • Oct 4 2018
    The big IDEA: Inside the fast-growing charter network you might not know yet

    Robin Lake is quoted in this Chalkbeat article about the IDEA charter schools network, and the challenges a charter system can face during rapid expansion.

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  • Oct 2 2018
    What Other Cities & School Districts Can Learn From San Antonio’s Classroom Innovations

    Robin Lake highlights the San Antonio Independent School District as an example of a successful portfolio model in this piece for The 74.

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  • Sep 28 2018
    On new website, parents, students can apply to dozens of Philly charter schools at once

    Robin Lake is interviewed by The Philadelphia Inquirer about a new website that allows parents to apply to more than 70 Philadelphia charter schools at once.

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