Education Resource Strategies, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping urban school systems organize talent, time, money and technology to create great schools at scale. Our mission is to be a catalyst for positive change by helping educational leaders rethink how they use system- and school-level resources to support strategies for improved instruction and performance. ERS is the only organization with more than 10 years of experience working with the largest urban school systems in the country in the area of strategic resource allocation. We have worked with more than 20 school systems nationwide, including 13 of the 100 largest urban U.S. school systems and worked hand-in-hand with our educational partners to introduce solutions that are both innovative and effective. This experience gives ERS unrivaled knowledge of the issues facing school systems.