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Infographic: Navigating School Choice

Posted January 27, 2017

School choice empowers parents to choose the best education for their children, with options ranging from traditional district schools to charter schools, magnet schools, specialized schools and programs, and inter/intradistrict transfers. Cities are working hard to expand opportunities for families by increasing participation in high-quality school options. Interested in improving the school choice experience in your city? View our infographic below and read our blog, 3 Things to Keep in Mind when Implementing School Choice.

 

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MOTIVATED TO TRANSFORM THE ENROLLMENT PROCESS FOR YOUR CITY’S SCHOOLS? Watch our webinar, featuring CRPE research director, Betheny Gross and K-12 enrollment consultant, Shannon Fitzgerald as they explore best practices in transitioning to a city-wide common enrollment system. You can learn more about SchoolMint’s school choice management solution here.

Diversity and Inclusion

Mobile: Education's Final Equitable Frontier

In their January report, The Brookings Institution is arguing that 5G is capable of being the great equitizer for communities of color. Fifth-generation (5G) mobile networks, set to soon deploy, are the next advancement in mobile broadband, replacing 4G LTE technology. Not only faster, 5G is much more capable of handling large amounts of data.
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January 16, 2019
School Choice

A bright year ahead

First and foremost, I hope everyone enjoyed some wonderful quality time with family and friends over the holidays. This new year was an especially important one for me because it capped off an incredibly exciting year in our organization.
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January 2, 2019
Diversity and Inclusion
Outreach and Engagement
School Choice

Want to close the opportunity gap? Presentation matters.

One of the promises of school choice is that the freedom it creates is supposed to benefit all families, opening up new pathways for underserved or disadvantaged groups. But historically, that hasn't always been the case.
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December 3, 2018
Application and Lottery
Enrollment Management

Overcoming financial crisis in Connecticut

The story of New London starts back in 2012 in the small coastal Connecticut community. Embroiled in controversy, the school district was being taken over by the state because they were short on funding.
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November 13, 2018
Enrollment Management
Outreach and Engagement

Five areas where improving family engagement can have the largest impact

Both the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Carnegie Corporation of New York, among others, are sending their resources to family-engagement initiatives.
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October 30, 2018