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The Untapped Potential of Charter School Turnaround

Policies typically offer two options to underperforming charter schools: reconstitution or closure. One charter school pursued and succeeded at a less commonly offered option: turnaround. Read Perry Street Preparatory’s story in our R&D Alert.

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Working to Improve Social and Emotional Learning and School Safety

Visit the Center to Improve Social and Emotional Learning and School Safety website for high-quality tools, resources, and professional learning opportunities that are innovative, relevant, and evidence-based.

Incarcerated Youth

Healthy U: How a New App Provides Sexual Health Education to Incarcerated Youth

Healthy U is a first-of-its-kind teen pregnancy prevention program for young males in a juvenile justice environment.

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