Visit Center for School Change on GIVE TO THE MAX DAY! Check out our GiveMN page: https://givemn.org/fundraiser/Center-For-School-Change Give to the Max takes place on Thursday November 13, 2014.
Check out our new interim report on the Increasing College Readiness project. It shows that we have helped produce triple digit gains in the enrollment of urban (sometimes ‘alternative’) St. Paul students taking college level courses. See the new data, what district and charter schools we’re working with, and more at: Increasing College Readiness
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What lessons can K-12 education in Minnesota learn from Historically Black Colleges & Universities and Tribal Colleges & Universities? As is frequently noted, Minnesota has some of the nation’s largest gaps between student groups. As public district and charter schools seek to close achievement gaps, what lessons can we learn from institutions that have(…)
Joe Nathan / 2014, Charter schools, Columns (J. Nathan), Featured Content / Brenda Cassellius, Columbia Heights, Denise Specht, Friendship Academy, Global Academy, Joe Nathan, MCAs, test scores, Valley View Elementary / 0 Comments
by Joe Nathan This article originally appeared at www.hometownsource.com Americans have complicated, conflicted feelings about how much to rely on statewide standardized tests, such as those whose scores were recently released. I think this year’s results suggest three changes. Minnesota should: –Make much more use of highly successful schools. –Share results sooner with teachers.(…)
Marisa Gustafson / Charter schools, CSC news, Featured Content / Cargill, Center for School Change, charter schools, CliftonLarsonAllen, Dr. Howard Fuller, Joe Nathan, MN Charter School Conference / 0 Comments
Dr. Howard Fuller was the distinguished keynote speaker at the 2nd Annual MN Charter School Conference last week. Dr. Fuller addressed about 200 attendees on Tuesday, July 29th at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of MN campus. The conference was co-sponsored by Cargill, CliftonLarsonAllen and the Center for School Change. Dr. Fuller is(…)