Enrollment and Affordability

By: Esther Muslumova
KC Topics: 
Affordability Other, JDS Research

"School Affordability and Sustainability: Chicken or Egg?" An article on MeasuringSuccess.com.

Sacha Litman posits, "Based on our experience and data from working with hundreds of independent schools, we’ve learned that school leaders confuse cause with effect. In contrast to popular opinion, affordability and sustainability in schools are the effects, not the cause, of enrollment. The cause is actually the perceived quality and value that the school provides to its students and families."