Good Options and Choices for All Families: How Some Portfolio Districts Are Collaborating with Charter Schools

October 2013

What does district-charter collaboration look like in Boston? In Denver? In New Orleans? This brief describes several successful collaborative initiatives in these and other Compact cities. It also highlights the advantages that portfolio district superintendents bring to collaboration, given their openness to explore any options that can improve education for the children in their cities.

This is the first in a series of 'Spotlights' focusing on best practices around specific elements of the portfolio strategy.