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K-12 Education

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Conference Location

The Ritz-Carlton 921 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70112 504-524-1331 


Participants are responsible for their own travel...

Suing for Reform

An education donor went to court; will other givers and other causes follow?

Don’t Surrender the Academy

The case for donors to get involved with schools of education.

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The Up Side of Down

Why failing well is the key to success.

Politics and Education Reform

When Bill Gates spoke at the American Enterprise Institute in March, he noted that money alone cannot fix education woes.

Charter School Performance Breakout

"The oft-heard claim that charters perform no better than conventional schools is out of date and inaccurate." In this recent Wall Street Journal article, Karl Zinsmeister explains why today's...

Mediocrity Be Gone

The Relay Graduate School of Education is revolutionizing teacher training.

Total Redesign

Creating a responsive, high quality school system…

Mission Possible: How Charter Schools Can Start-Up, Scale, and Succeed

Eva Moskowitz discusses the creation, growth, and outsized political influence of Success Academy.

They Shall Overcome

Meet the K–12 reform donors who strategically balance charitable giving, legislative advocacy, and direct political engagement.


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