School AND… Learning Outside of School, with Amy Anderson
Interviews
After a few years of incubating the idea inside the Denver-based Donnell-Kay Foundation, ReSchool launched as a non-profit in 2018.
How To Prepare Your School for a Downturn?
Financing
Some thoughts on September's economic indicators and why they matter for your school... It seems that we've had another strong month of economic activity nationwide! We added another 136,000 jobs in SeptemberOur
Trial and Error is Your Friend - Not Your Enemy, with Tony Wagner
Interviews
We typically highlight a few of the most interesting quotes from the podcast - by which we seek to tempt you to listen.
What's Your School's ROI  for Each Family?
The World of Education
Why is public education winning out to such an extent over the past 20 years? Public education enrollment has grown by about 8% since 2001, while private school enrollment has dropped by a
Education Through a Serendipity Vehicle, with David Perell
Interviews
It’s an ultra-competitive market out there. David Perell and his North Star team know how to use social media and technology to help their clients communicate and grow.
How To Deal With Bad Reviews And Still Get The Enrollment
Marketing Tactics
Every administrator has to deal with parents' objections. It's part of the job. And with practice, you become much more comfortable managing them. But there's one objection that many of us have trouble
Positioning an Internship as an Actual Job Changes the Game, with Conor Heaton
Interviews
Conor Heaton guides expansion strategy for the Cristo Rey Network as their Director of School Growth. A former trial attorney in Chicago, Conor is an expert on the legal side of feasibility studies and what it takes to launch a school.
People Raise Over $2 Billion for Causes on Facebook
Five years ago, many of us drenched ourselves in ice water to raise awareness and money for ALS, spurring major developments to fight the disease. Not only did the Ice Bucket Challenge inspire
New Study Reproduces the NCES May 2019 Numbers
Growing Enrollment
New study reproduces the NCES May 2019 numbers; the highlights being: ⁍ Public school enrollment is projected to be 'flattish' through 2028 (+3%). All southern states seem to be 'cooling off' following 15 years
How to Find a School Design and Replicate It, with Ted Fujimoto
Interviews
In this episode, Ted Fujimoto, President of Landmark Consulting Group, entrepreneur, and expert in leadership development and organizational redesign, leads us to understand how to scale a school design with “fidelity.”
On Momentum in School Marketing
Marketing Tactics
Everything in life needs build-up. You stretch before you exercise. You go through small talk before moving to deeper topics. You date before you marry. Content marketing is to parents what the stove
How We Explain it Really Matters, with Liz Willen
Interviews
When you want the box seat view of what’s happening across-the-board in American education, you ask Liz Willen, Editor-in-chief at the Hechinger Report.
500,000+ Parent Inquiries Have Taught Us These Four Things
Branding Strategies
You want to be the school that gets to financial stability with calm; serenely and quietly. You don't want to be the school that succeeds but needs to hustle; with high strung leadership,
Launching 80 Schools in 8 Months, with Kelly Smith
Interviews
What do you get when an MIT physics graduate volunteers at the public library computer lab to tinker with a few kids building cool games, websites, and apps?