From Buying Books to Managing the Lunchroom: Meet the Behind-the-Scenes Teams That Keep Success Charters Running
Chalkbeat / By Monica Disare
Originally published: 10.30.2017
The “operations” teams at Success Academy embedded in each of the network’s 46 schools handle a mix of logistical matters — from ordering supplies to managing the lunchroom — and family support. The mission of these behind-the-scenes teams is to attend to the myriad issues that arise inside a school on any given day — clogged toilets, upset parents, sick students — so that the educators and students can concentrate on teaching and learning.