RFA in the Media

  • Archives: Parents Still Struggling for a Seat the Table

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    December 30, 2014
  • Annual Report

    PennCAN
    December 30, 2014
  • Wolf’s Education Transition Team Has Heavy Philadelphia Presence

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    December 19, 2014
  • Education Groups at Odds Over Philly Schools Performance

    WHYY NewsWorks
    December 16, 2014
  • The Effects of Student Opt-Outs on Schools

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    December 11, 2014
  • Charter Conversion: York, NOLA Comparisons Might Not Be Apt

    York Daily Record
    December 10, 2014
  • Report Gives Mixed Reviews for Project LIFT

    Charlotte Observer
    December 6, 2014
  • State Needs to Ensure Cyber Charters are Up to Task

    Lancaster New Era
    November 30, 2014
  • Cyber Charters Are Falling Short of Expectations

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    November 26, 2014
  • Pa Cyber Charters Failing

    Curmudgucation Blog
    November 18, 2014
  • Pa. Cyber Charters Again Get Low Marks on State Tests

    NewsWorks
    November 17, 2014
  • Pa. Cyber Charters Again Get Low Marks on State Tests

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    November 17, 2014
  • Election Near, But Still No 2014 Pa. Test Scores; 2013 Results Showed a Downward Trend

    NewsWorks
    October 31, 2014
  • Election Near, But Still No 2014 Pa. Test Scores; 2013 Results Showed a Downward Trend

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    October 31, 2014
  • District and Penn Team Study School Turnarounds

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    October 2, 2014
  • Western Wayne Eliminates Some Music Classes, Other Districts Could Be Next

    Scranton Times-Tribune
    September 2, 2014
  • University Researchers to Identify Education Issues

    Philadelphia Tribune
    August 24, 2014
  • New Research Consortium to Focus on Philly’s Schools in Quest for Best Practices

    WHYY NewsWorks
    August 20, 2014
  • New Philly Research Consortium

    Pennsylvania School Funding Project
    August 19, 2014
  • More on Philadelphia School Trends

    Commonwealth Foundation
    August 15, 2014
  • Budget Cuts, Student Poverty, and Test Scores: Examining the Evidence

    Pennsylvania State Education Association
    August 15, 2014
  • Research Group Disputes Commonwealth Foundation’s Findings on Phila Schools

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    August 14, 2014
  • Commonwealth Foundation’s Analysis of Philly School Finances is Flawed

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    August 14, 2014
  • Pa. Teacher Tenure Legislation is Short-Sighted and Premature

    Keystone State Education Coalition
    July 21, 2014
  • From the Archives: Small Schools Experiment Finds New Life in SLCs

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    July 18, 2014
  • Pa. Teacher Tenure Legislation is Short-Sighted and Premature

    WN.com
    July 18, 2014
  • Pa. Teacher Tenure Legislation is Short-Sighted and Premature

    Harrisburg Patriot-News
    July 18, 2014
  • Why Property Tax Reform Fails

    Lancaster Intelligencer
    July 13, 2014
  • New RFA Cross-Case Study Highlights Successful LDC Implementation

    Literacy Design Collaborative
    July 10, 2014
  • Dismal Education Support

    Lancaster New Era
    July 9, 2014
  • School Cuts and Tax Hikes are the Norm for County and State

    Lancaster New Era
    June 27, 2014
  • Broken Promise? School Turnaround Model in Limbo Amid District Funding Crisis

    Philadelphia Daily News
    June 13, 2014
  • School Cuts Weigh on Pa. GOP Governor’s Re-Election Bid

    The Wall Street Journal
    June 13, 2014
  • Schools Making Cuts Across the Commonwealth

    Center City News Update
    June 10, 2014
  • Financial Time Bomb with School Pensions

    Hanover Evening Sun
    June 9, 2014
  • New Survey Tracks Damage of School Funding Cuts, Calls for a New Direction

    Partners for Public Education
    June 8, 2014
  • School Officials: Budget Slashing in a Class by Itself

    Philadelphia Inquirer
    June 8, 2014
  • Pa. Pension Time Bomb Affects Local Schools

    The Reporter (Montgomery County)
    June 8, 2014
  • Pension Bomb: Local School Districts Crippled by Problem

    West Chester Daily Local
    June 7, 2014
  • From Bad to Worst

    Yinzercation
    June 7, 2014
  • Report: Aid Cuts Forced Pa. School Districts to Reduce Programs, Raise Local Taxes

    Education Week
    June 6, 2014
  • Proposal to Base Teacher Furloughs on Performance Gets Mixed Reactions from Educators

    Harrisburg Patriot-News
    June 6, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    June 6, 2014
  • Current Pa. School Funding Formula Isn’t Working

    Pottstown Mercury
    June 6, 2014
  • Pa. School Districts Struggle with Lagging Funding, Survey Says

    Reading Eagle
    June 6, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Associated Press
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Education Week
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Harrisburg Patriot-News
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Indiana Gazette
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    KDKA CBS Pittsburgh
    June 5, 2014
  • Study Shows Pa. Schools Continue to Face Tight Money

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey of School Districts Says Property Taxes Likely to Keep Rising

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    Pocono Record
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    WESA NPR Pittsburgh
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    WHTM ABC Harrisburg
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    WHYY NewsWorks
    June 5, 2014
  • Survey Paints Bleak Picture of Pa. School Funding

    WITF Harrisburg
    June 5, 2014
  • Education Reform Bill Eliminates Seniority-Based Layoffs and Allows Furloughs for Economic Reasons

    Harrisburg Patriot-News
    June 4, 2014
  • New Research for Action LDC Case Study

    Literacy Design Collaborative
    May 14, 2014
  • State of Flux: Pa. Education Department Needs More People, Less Churn

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    May 9, 2014
  • District Redesigns School Evaluations

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    April 28, 2014
  • One in Every Six Charters Succeeds

    Diane Ravitch
    April 23, 2014
  • American School Reform: What Works, What Fails, and Why

    April 1, 2014
  • RFA’s 21st Century OST report

    Phillyboost.com
    April 1, 2014
  • Letting Colleges and Universities Authorize Charter Schools Doesn’t Necessarily Mean Better Results

    Harrisburg Patriot-News
    February 25, 2014
  • Corbett’s Ready to Learn Education Budget Favors Wealthier Schools, Advocates Say

    WHYY NewsWorks
    February 7, 2014
  • An Interview with Kate Shaw from Research for Action

    Philadelphia Social Innovations Journal
    February 1, 2014
  • Pa. Rejects Cyber Charter Applicants, Citing For-Profits’ Role

    Education Week
    January 29, 2014
  • Senate Bill Would Give Colleges Authority to Approve Charter Schools in Pennsylvania

    KYW News Radio
    January 29, 2014
  • Research for Action Weighs in on University Authorizer Debate for Pa. Charter Schools

    Philadelphia Public School Notebook
    January 27, 2014
  • Research for Action Weighs in on University Authorizer Debate for Pa. Charter Schools

    WHYY NewsWorks
    January 27, 2014
  • Research for Action Weighs in on University Authorizer Debate for Pa. Charter Schools

    WHYY NewsWorks
    January 27, 2014
  • Temple Prof: Pa. Cyber Charters Turning Huge Profits, Sending Tax Dollars Out of State

    NBC News Philadelphia
    January 7, 2014
  • Temple Prof: Pa. Cyber Charters Turning Huge Profits, Sending Tax Dollars Out of State

    WHYY NewsWorks
    January 6, 2014