Articles and Papers

Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
System Design

Engaging families in the enrollment experience

SchoolMint Feature
SchoolMint
FEATURED PAPER BY SCHOOLMINT: Each component of a school system's enrollment management strategy is important, but the linchpin to success is the communication, outreach, and supports provided to families. A district may develop a world-class enrollment system, along with airtight policies and procedures and state of the art technology, but it will all be for naught if parents are not motivated and equipped to engage with the process. By taking a Strategic Enrollment Management approach, you can give families what they want, getting them engaged – and enrolling. See how in Chapter 2 of our free guide: Reimagining the PreK-12 School Enrollment Experience.
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March 1, 2018
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
System Design

Designing a Fair Enrollment Experience

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SchoolMint
FEATURED PAPER BY SCHOOLMINT: Enrollment inequality is all around. As districts struggle to attract and retain diverse families, inequality is spreading. And enrollment barriers - that can go unnoticed - force some parents to choose between providing for their family and engaging in their children’s education. Strategic enrollment management levels the playing field. See how to proactively attract and retain families across your community with an equitable enrollment experience in chapter 1 of this free guide: Reimagining the PreK-12 School Enrollment Experience.
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February 15, 2018
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management

Optimizing the Benefits of Online K-12 Enrollment and Registration

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SchoolMint
WHITE PAPER BY SCHOOLMINT: Going from paper-based enrollment processes to an online enrollment management solution can not only increase efficiency for schools and districts, but it can also help narrow the opportunity gap for students.
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May 22, 2017
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
System Design

Increasing the Demand for High-Quality Schools in Cleveland

Center for Reinventing Public Education
School choice is playing a growing role in the national education landscape, yet choice alone is not sufficient to guarantee a better education for students. CRPE's blog highlights three efforts that Cleveland has made to support families as they navigate the choice process and increase the share of students attending high-performing schools.
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May 16, 2017
Enrollment Management

Ten Benefits of Going Paperless

AIIM Community
ARTICLE FROM AIIM COMMUNITY: Taking processes online and eliminating paper improves efficiency and even data security. Read about ten ways going paperless can yield returns.
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July 29, 2014
Enrollment Management
School Choice
System Design
Unifying Enrollment

Coordinating Enrollment Across School Sectors: An Overview of Common Enrollment Systems

Center for Reinventing Public Education
When applying their child to various schools, parents are faced with the issue of having to fill out multiple applications and meet various deadlines. This system is beginning to seem ineffective, as it prevents some families who may not have the time or knowledge to navigate through applications and offers received. In order to make this process less complicated, many cities are now taking steps to introduce a common enrollment system.
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February 1, 2014