Education Resource Strategies (ERS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming how urban school systems organize resources—people, time, technology, and money—so that every school succeeds for every student.
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. More »
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 »
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 »
Student-Based Budgeting (SBB) allocates dollars to schools based on the number of enrolled students, where each student receives a funding "weight" based on need. In this Guide, you will find the key decisions and practical steps necessary for considering whether SBB is right for your school system. More »
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