Articles and Papers

Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unifying Enrollment

Stakeholder Engagement for Common Enrollment

Center on Reinventing Public Education
When implementing a common enrollment system, engaging stakeholders can be difficult. Learn about how to effectively engage stakeholders while avoiding conflict.
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March 1, 2015
Data and Evaluation
System Design

School Waste Composition

CalRecycle
ARTICLE FROM CALRECYCLE: Paper makes up one-third of school waste, according to CalRecycle. Here are some ideas schools and districts can use to identify the components of school waste and reduce it.
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January 21, 2015
Data and Evaluation
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

How Parents Experience Public School Choice

Center for Reinventing Public Education
With school choice gaining more popularity across the the U.S., more and more parents are facing difficulty in choosing the school best suited for their child. This report examines various parent experiences with school choice in eight "high-choice" cities.
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December 6, 2014
Data and Evaluation
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
System Design

Better Data, Better Decisions: Informing School Choosers to Improve Education Markets

American Enterprise Institute
Once districts have chosen to adopt school choice, they are now faced with the difficulty of ensuring that parents are familiar with the different options available. To help address this issue, it is important to understand how these decisions are made and what factors parents value.
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November 1, 2014
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