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A new financial model for charters?

Rocketship Education is a national non-profit elementary charter school network, founded in 2006 and based in San Jose, Calif. Co-founder John Danner, a veteran of the Knowledge is Power Program network, decided after his KIPP experience that there had to be a way to run charter schools for low-income students that closed the achievement gap without burning out teachers and principals.

Danner was in Denver on Friday to speak at a luncheon sponsored by the Donnell-Kay Foundation and the Piton Foundation.

Here are three videos that capture the highlights of his talk:

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