The Spring Branch school district in Texas just finished the first year of its collaboration with KIPP and Yes Prep, two charter organizations.
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July 03, 2013
May 21, 2013
The charter movement had it right from the get-go: Each school would have its own "charter" spelling out the results that it would be responsible for achieving.
May 15, 2013
Achievement First, KIPP Foundation, and Uncommon Schools are the three contenders to be awarded the Broad Foundation's top charter network prize in July.
April 30, 2013
After fighting one war after another, at great cost, for democracy, we shame ourselves when we let it slip through our fingers so fast.
April 29, 2013
We no longer need to ask, "Is it possible?" All educators have been liberated by proof that it is ...
April 25, 2013
Part of the complex moral message we are teaching the young in school is being aware of the trade-offs that complicate life.
April 23, 2013
Starting in 5th grade, we introduced a series of dilemmas to our children and asked them to think about why they do what they do.
April 18, 2013
The oft-repeated verbal attacks on poor people's "bad habits" has led to poor pedagogy and missed opportunities, starting at age 4 and 5.
April 16, 2013
Michael Feinberg, a co-founder of the KIPP network of charter schools, spoke about closing the achievement gap at the ASU/GSV Education Innovation Summit.
April 10, 2013
I'll devote this second letter to discussing the educational practice you asked about, known as SLANT.