Resources & Research

Presentation |

Civics Education in Charter Schools Focus of AEI Panel Discussion, Report

This panel discussion hosted by the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) on Sept. 14, 2011, focused on charter schools and civics education and featured charter school leaders Mike Feinberg of the Knowledge Is Power Program (KIPP), Seth Andrew of Democracy Prep, and Juan Rangel of the UNO Charter School Network, as well as Center on Reinventing Public Education Associate Director Robin Lake. The panel was moderated by AEI Education Policy Studies Director Frederick M. Hess. David Feith, co-founder of the Civic Education Initiative to strengthen civics knowledge, introduced the subject.

Presentation |

Special Education Resources for Charter Schools

This presentation outlines the special education resources that the authors will be creating for charter school authorizers and operators with funding from the National Charter School Resource Center. Eileen Ahearn, Beth Giovannetti, Lauren Rhim, and Paul O’Neill delivered this presentation at the National Charter School Conference in Atlanta on June 21, 2011.

Presentation |

Charter Schools: Solutions for DoD Families

This presentation summarizes the start-up and operation of Belle Chasse Academy charter school on Naval Air Station/Joint Reserve Base New Orleans in Louisiana.

Presentation |

Military Child Education, National Charter Schools Conference

This presentation provides context and background about the education of students from military families and the role of charter schools. Dr. Jean Silvernail, Director, Education Division, U.S. Pacific Command, presented the information at the 2011 National Charter Schools Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, as part of a panel about charter schools on military bases. The presentation covers issues related to the high mobility of military families and the demand for charter schools and the challenges they face.

Presentation |

Charter School Start-Up Summary, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, Arizona

This presentation summarizes the start-up of the Sonoran Science Academy charter school on Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona. Base Deputy Civil Engineer Michael Toriello delivered the presentation at the 2011 National Charter Schools Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, as part of a panel about charter schools on military bases. The presentation covers the conditions that drove interest in starting a charter school, facility planning, selection of a school developer, communication and outcomes.

Vote down!
-263
Presentation |

The Essential Components of RTI: Progress Monitoring

Response to Intervention includes a combination of culturally and linguistically responsive instruction, assessment, and evidence-based intervention. Comprehensive RTI implementation contributes to more meaningful identification of learning and behavioral problems, improves instructional quality, provides all students with the best opportunities to succeed in school, and assists with the identification of learning disabilities and other disabilities. One essential component of RTI is monitoring student progress.

Presentation |

The Essential Components of RTI: Screening

Response to Intervention includes a combination of culturally and linguistically responsive instruction, assessment, and evidence-based intervention. Comprehensive RTI implementation contributes to more meaningful identification of learning and behavioral problems, improves instructional quality, provides all students with the best opportunities to succeed in school, and assists with the identification of learning disabilities and other disabilities. One essential component of RTI is universal screening.

Presentation |

RTI Essential Component: School-Wide, Multi-Level Prevention System

Response to Intervention includes a combination of culturally and linguistically responsive instruction, assessment, and evidence-based intervention. Comprehensive RTI implementation contributes to more meaningful identification of learning and behavioral problems, improves instructional quality, provides all students with the best opportunities to succeed in school, and assists with the identification of learning disabilities and other disabilities. This webinar provides an overview of School-Wide Multi-Level Prevention Systems, one of the essential components of RTI.

Presentation |

RTI Essential Component: Data-based Decision Making

Response to Intervention includes a combination of culturally and linguistically responsive instruction, assessment and evidence-based intervention. Comprehensive RTI implementation contributes to more meaningful identification of learning and behavioral problems, improves instructional quality, and provides all students with the best opportunities to succeed in school. An essential component of RTI is data-based decision making.

Presentation |

What is Response To Intervention (RTI)? The Essential Components

Response to Intervention (RTI) includes a combination of culturally and linguistically responsive instruction, assessment, and evidence-based intervention. Comprehensive RTI implementation contributes to more meaningful identification of learning and behavioral problems, improves instructional quality, provides all students with the best opportunities to succeed in school, and assists with the identification of learning disabilities and other disabilities.