Posted April 27, 2017
How to Create an Engaging Website for Your District Schools
A district website can serve as an essential resource for parents to quickly find the information they need about student enrollment. SchoolMint shares some best practices to create an engaging website for your district.

Camden Enrollment Support | SchoolMint
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unified Enrollment

Supporting Families with Unified Enrollment: Profile on Camden City School District

For Camden Enrollment, a unified enrollment system for all public and charter schools in Camden, NJ, providing family support and empowering parents is a top priority. By introducing a hotline and enrollment centers throughout the city, families have access to support throughout the application process.
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Summit Public School Chooses SchoolMint
Diversity and Inclusion
Outreach and Engagement

Discussing Intentional Diversity with Summit Public Schools

We sat down with Betty Chen Rojas, Summit Public Schools' Director of Family Engagement, to discuss why diversity is one of Summit's core values and how it plays out in student recruitment and school culture.
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Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unified Enrollment

It's Complicated: Explaining Unified Enrollment to Families

What exactly is unified enrollment? Although the idea seems simple, explaining how a unified enrollment system works can get complicated. Need help? See what you can learn from the innovative approaches taken in Camden and Washington D.C.
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Steve Glazerman, Mathematica Policy Research
Data and Evaluation
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unified Enrollment

An Evaluation of Parent Decision Making in School Choice Systems

Join us in our conversation with Steve Glazerman, a Senior Fellow at Mathematic Policy Research as we discuss the different factors that affect the choices parents make when selecting schools.
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Success with Unified Enrollment Begins with Trust and Transparency
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unified Enrollment

Success with Unified Enrollment Begins with Trust and Transparency

Building a successful unified enrollment system entails various steps and can be difficult, but worth it in the end. We talked with Betheny Gross, a Senior Research Analyst at the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) about her research on the design and implementation of unified enrollment systems across the country.
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Aryan Bocquet, My School DC
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice
Unified Enrollment

Focus on the Field: Engaging Families and Your Community

Many cities across the country are unifying their enrollment in an effort to simplify the application and lottery process for parents. We sat down with Aryan Bocquet, the founding Parent Engagement Manager for My School DC, to pick her brain about best practices in parent outreach.
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Discussing Diversity in School Enrollment
Diversity and Inclusion
Outreach and Engagement

Discussing Diversity by Design with Blackstone Valley Prep Charter School

We sat down with Chiv Heng, Director of Operations with Blackstone Valley Prep (BVP) Mayoral Academy, to discuss BVP's approach to 'diversity by design.' The interview explores how BVP puts its value on diversity into practice for staff, families, and students.
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Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

3 Trends in the Implementation of K12 School Choice

With school choice on the rise, it's important to give parents access to more centralized information about school options and a streamlined way to apply to multiple schools, which will be the foundation for a more equitable choice process.
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3 Ways to Make Your School’s Online Marketing Shine | SchoolMint
Outreach and Engagement

3 Ways to Make Your School's Online Marketing Shine

As technology advances, so do marketing opportunities. Today's parents have options to send their children to a wide array of schools. With so many choices, it's time to expand your school's marketing efforts and make sure your unique offerings shine!
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