Read KIPP Houston Public Schools, Case 9, pages C-97 through C-111.
For this case analysis, you should prepare a written analysis of 3 to 5 pages that uses the text and other credible sources as appropriate. Your paper should have 1″ margins, be double spaced, and use APA formats for
- topic and subtopic headings
Your case must minimally address the following issues / questions:
- Summarize the organizational strengths and core competencies which distinguish KIPP Houston from its competitors. Does the new regional structure advance or interfere with the goals of the organization?
- What are the weaknesses of KIPP Houstonâ€™s internal operations? Compare the organizationâ€™s performance to the achievements of its competitors. What steps have been taken to manage its problem areas?
- Describe the factors in the external environment which affect the charter organizationâ€™s ability to meet its objectives. Discuss KIPP Houstonâ€™s current expansion goals.
Describe and consider Aliâ€™s strategic posture on the major issues facing KIPP Houston. Based on your analysis, do you agree with her judgment? What additional recommendations can you make to guide the organizationâ€™s strategy and actions?