What We’re Watching: Can ‘Rocketship’ Launch a Fleet of Successful Schools?
Rocketship operates seven charter schools in San Jose. The schools, which serve mostly low-income students, are highly successful and cost-effective. Can they be replicated? In this video, LearningMatters visits the schools to try to identify the secret sauce.
Jonathan Schorr and Deborah McGriff wrote about Rocketship in “Future Schools: Blending Face-to-Face and Online Learning,” which appeared in the Summer 2011 issue of Ed Next.