A Proposed Amendment to the Minnesota Constitution

This commentary was first published on July 13, 2020, in the Star Tribune. Understanding the significance of this proposal is important for Minnesota schools. Neel Kashkari is president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. Alan Page is a retired Minnesota...

Getting 360 Degree Reviews Right

Many of the charter schools we work with are adopting 360s as an element of their leadership development plan. We highly recommend this if used for development purposes only, not as part of the leadership’s performance review. We thought we would share this article...

Improving Board Efficiency

Charter school boards use a variety of tools to help manage their meetings. For example, I have observed some boards using Google Drive to assist with the myriad of documents. Although not entirely secure for sensitive documents, this is clearly an option. However,...