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Introduction to Unifying Enrollment

With the large amount of schools available today, parents are faced with difficultly deciding on which is best for their child. To help simplify the decision making process, more schools around the nation are beginning to unify their enrollment systems through either creating a common application or implementing a full unified enrollment system.

September 13, 2016
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Unified Enrollment Timeline

Curious to see what the enrollment timeline looks like for different cities? Check out our infographic and learn when application and lottery periods begin and end for various cities.

September 13, 2016
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Success with Unified Enrollment Begins with Trust and Transparency

Building a successful unified enrollment system entails various steps and can be difficult, but worth it in the end. We talked with Betheny Gross, a Senior Research Analyst at the Center on Reinventing Public Education (CRPE) about her research on the design and implementation of unified enrollment systems across the country.

September 9, 2016
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August 12, 2016
Great Expectations for Equity in Education

In order to further equity amongst all schools, many districts, like the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, have been implementing school choice. SchoolMint is proud to have partnered with CMSD as they advance equitable solutions in their city!

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February 16, 2016
In Districts With Lots of Choice, Simplifying Enrollment is Not So Easy

In an effort to simplify and streamline the enrollment process for families, cities across the board are creating a single enrollment system for public and charter schools. Read more to learn about the movement in both Oakland and Boston!

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Common School Application in NYC and Missouri
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An Online Common Application for K12 - NYC and Missouri

Join the NYC Charter School Center and the Missouri Charter Public School Association as they discuss their experience in launching a common application.

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Across the country, there are many examples of cities unifying their enrollment systems. View the map to see cities that have implemented a “common application” or a full “unified enrollment” system, and to learn more about their processes.

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