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Identifying Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools
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Reports | 21 Sep, 2020
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Indicators of Distress and What They Mean in the Charter Sector: A Webinar for Charter Sector Stakeholders Introducing…
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The Death Spiral: Identifying Early Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools (A Conversation with Authorizers)
A diagnostic tool for school leaders to identify alternatives to school-based policing
Critical Questions and Steps for Leaders to Reduce or End School-Based Policing
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Charting the Course to Equity: K-12 Leaders of Color and Student Success

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A New Wave of School Integration ReportsHalley Potter and Kimberly Quick, with Elizabeth Davies, The Century Foundation09 Feb, 2016 Students in racially and socioeconomically integrated schools experience academic, cognitive, and social benefits that are not available to students in racially isolated, high-poverty… Read more
School Turnaround Teachers: Selection Toolkit ToolkitsPublic Impact31 Mar, 2010 This 2008 Public Impact toolkit is designed to be used as a step-by-step guide by organizations seeking to hire teachers for turnaround schools. The toolkit includes detailed levels of… Read more
School Turnaround Teachers: Competencies for Success ReportsPublic Impact01 Jun, 2008 This 2008 report details the most critical competencies for teachers at turnaround schools, including definitions of key skills and school examples.
Identifying, Selecting, and Retaining School Turnaround Leaders: How-To Modules ToolkitsThe Center on School Turnaround at WestEd12 Oct, 2015 To date, the range of efforts to turn around the nation’s low-performing schools has shown mixed results. A significant part of the challenge has been the lack of turnaround leaders… Read more
Charter School Teacher Recruitment and Selection Toolkit ToolkitsDelaware Department of Education03 Oct, 2014 In recent years, the Delaware Department of Education has promoted the use of  human capital strategies by public school districts and schools as part of the  Delaware State Board of… Read more
Parent Power Index PublicationThe Center for Education Reform16 Oct, 2014  The Parent Power Index (PPI) measures the ability in each state of a parent to exercise choices – no matter what their income or child’s level of academic achievement – engage with their… Read more
2012 Propel Training Institute: Inspiring Achievement Event16 May, 2012 to 17 May, 2012 This conference will focus on "transferable practices to inspire achievement in students, teachers, principals and administration." As a result of grant support from the U.S. Department of… Read more
Building Teacher Leaders ToolkitsPanhandle Area Educational Consortium02 Mar, 2011 This online video workshop from the Panhandle Area Educational Consortium provides context for teacher leadership in schools and underscores the importance of teachers taking on leadership… Read more
Startup Teacher Education: A Fresh Take on Teacher Credentialing ReportsThomas Arnett01 Jun, 2015 As education reformers across the country are working to improve student outcomes at scale, many are focusing on improving the teaching force. This case study describes how three groups of… Read more
Enhancing Charter Schools through Parent Involvement ReportsNational Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance26 Aug, 2014 This report from the National Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance functions as a practice profile that highlights methods for harnessing meaningful parent involvement. … Read more