Participated Districts

Over the course of the initiative, PELP has partnered with 40 urban school districts from across 24 states representing more than 4.2 million students. Each school district, at different times, worked closely with the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) and the Harvard Business School (HBS) to test and refine new management theories and practices aimed at improving teaching, learning, and student outcomes. The participating school districts involved at varying capacities and at different intervals, include:


If you are affiliated with or reside in a PELP district, please contact your district for more information and involvement in this project.