News

  • Report Examines Student-Based Budgeting

    Education Daily article features ERS work with SBB

    This article features our new guide to implementing student-based budgeting, called Transforming Student Funding, and it quotes ERS' David Rosenberg, co-author of the report. More »

  • Indianapolis Public Schools Teachers Ponder the Future of Teacher Compensation

    Many terms get thrown around in the national debate over teacher compensation. But how often are teachers asked what they think? And more importantly—handed real numbers and given the opportunity to consider the real trade-offs? More »

  • Hiring Teachers—What Data Do You Need to Know?

    March issue of School System 20/20 e-news

    Our School System 20/20 e-newsletter is a monthly guide for district leaders striving to transform the system. View the March issue here. More »

  • Strategic School Design in Action

    February issue of School System 20/20 e-news

    Our School System 20/20 e-newsletter is a monthly guide for district leaders striving to transform the system. View the February issue here, and sign up to receive them in the future by completing our sign-up form. Also, visit our new School Design in Action site. More »

  • A "Quiet Revolution" in Boston Public Schools

    Boston Public Schools interim Superintendent John McDonough is getting some deserved praise for his "quiet revolution" in district policies. Guest blogger Jake Murray of the Aspire Institute explains why. More »

  • Working Together for Change: Strategic School Design in Charlotte-Mecklenburg

    In Charlotte's Student Success by Design Cohort, ERS and Public Impact are joining forces with 17 school-based teams to implement real changes: by rethinking the status quo and repurposing existing structures to best serve student and teacher needs. More »

  • Focus on Funding

    January issue of School System 20/20 e-news

    Our School System 20/20 e-newsletter is a monthly guide for district leaders striving to transform the system. View the January issue here. More »

  • Join an Interactive Webinar on Student-Based Budgeting

    On February 25, 2014, we are offering an interactive webinar to discuss the principles covered in Transforming School Funding: A Guide to Implementing Student-Based Budgeting. Geared toward high-level education leaders, the session will include real-life examples of how district leaders... More »

  • Student-Based Budgeting: Is it Right for Your District?

    ERS Releases "A Guide to Implementing Student-Based Budgeting"

    Student-Based Budgeting continues to gain traction across the country. But experience shows that SBB is not right for every district. Our new guide can help district leaders decide if now is the right time to consider SBB. More »

  • Another Step Forward for Teacher Compensation and Career Path Reform

    Recently, the school board of Marietta City Schools, Georgia, took a big step forward in rewarding highly effective teachers. We are particularly excited about this development because ERS worked closely with MCS to design a new teacher compensation system. More »