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The Tennessee Achievement School District: Race, History, and The Dilemma of Public Engagement ReportsJoshua L. Glazer and Cori Egan26 Feb, 2016 In this report, researchers at George Washington University focus primarily on the challenges the Achievement School District is seeing in garnering community support.
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
Measuring Up: Educational Improvement & Opportunity in 50 Cities ReportsMichael DeArmond, Patrick Denice, Betheny Gross, Jose Hernandez, & Ashley Jochim27 Oct, 2015 This report provides a new resource for understanding the state of urban public schools in the U.S. Geared specifically toward city leaders who want to evaluate how well traditional… Read more
Charters without Borders ReportsHalley Potter, The Century Foundation01 Oct, 2015 Today—just like in 1966 or 2011—it is pretty much universally recognized that the school a child attends has a huge impact on that child’s educational opportunities, but the truth is that,… Read more
Families Empowered Publication25 Aug, 2015 Families Empowered is a nonprofit organization founded to support the escalating number of families searching for a great school for their child. Their stated mission "is to empower… Read more
Charter Schools Versus Traditional Public Schools: Comparing the Level of Public Support In School Year 2014-15 ReportsMichael Pih, New York City Independent Budget Office23 Jul, 2015 In this IBO report, Charter Schools Versus Traditional Public Schools: Comparing the Level of Public Support In School Year 2014-15,  shows that charter schools receive significantly less… Read more
Master Class: Parent & School Engagement for CSOs Event24 Jun, 2015 State-based CSOs provide a range of support to charter schools and serve as the epicenter for statewide best-practices. CSOs have a role to play in helping to empower charter schools to… Read more
A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities (2014) ReportsNational Alliance02 Dec, 2014 A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities, identifies communities with the highest enrollment share and largest number of students attending public charter schools,… Read more
Charter Schools and Military Communities: A Toolkit ToolkitsNational Charter School Resource Center18 Nov, 2014 Charter Schools and Military Communities: A Toolkit features information on charter schools serving the needs of military families and tools to help additional military communities… 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