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Introduction Strong leadership skills are essential for charter…
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Identifying Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools
Identifying Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools Part 1: The Role and Perspective of Charter School Authorizers
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Indicators of Distress and What They Mean in the Charter Sector: A Webinar for Charter Sector Stakeholders Introducing…
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The Death Spiral: Identifying Early Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools (A Conversation with Authorizers)
A diagnostic tool for school leaders to identify alternatives to school-based policing
Critical Questions and Steps for Leaders to Reduce or End School-Based Policing

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Challenges for Charter School with Special Education: Issues of Concern for Charter School Authorizers and Service Providers ReportsLeman Kaniturk Kose06 Jul, 2013 Charter schools, as one type of school choice, have been attracting a growing number of students since first inception in Minnesota in 1991. Although charter schools are a fledgling reform… Read more
2016 National Charter Schools Conference Event26 Jun, 2016 to 29 Jun, 2016 The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools will be open for session proposals at its 2016 conference in October 2015. More information at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCLcVZrkkig
Measuring Up: Educational Improvement & Opportunity in 50 Cities ReportsMichael DeArmond, Patrick Denice, Betheny Gross, Jose Hernandez, & Ashley Jochim27 Oct, 2015 This report provides a new resource for understanding the state of urban public schools in the U.S. Geared specifically toward city leaders who want to evaluate how well traditional… Read more
Charters without Borders ReportsHalley Potter, The Century Foundation01 Oct, 2015 Today—just like in 1966 or 2011—it is pretty much universally recognized that the school a child attends has a huge impact on that child’s educational opportunities, but the truth is that,… Read more
Families Empowered Publication25 Aug, 2015 Families Empowered is a nonprofit organization founded to support the escalating number of families searching for a great school for their child. Their stated mission "is to empower… Read more
Charter Schools Versus Traditional Public Schools: Comparing the Level of Public Support In School Year 2014-15 ReportsMichael Pih, New York City Independent Budget Office23 Jul, 2015 In this IBO report, Charter Schools Versus Traditional Public Schools: Comparing the Level of Public Support In School Year 2014-15,  shows that charter schools receive significantly less… Read more
A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities (2014) ReportsNational Alliance02 Dec, 2014 A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities, identifies communities with the highest enrollment share and largest number of students attending public charter schools,… Read more
A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities (2013) ReportsNational Alliance10 Dec, 2013 The latest data on public charter school enrollment demonstrate once again that public charter schools are the fastest-growing sector of public education in the United States. Over the past… Read more
A Growing Movement: America’s Largest Charter School Communities (2010) ReportsNational Alliance01 Nov, 2010 Where in America are charter schools growing most? Annually, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools collects public school enrollment data and examines which school districts are… Read more
The Tennessee Achievement School District: Race, History, and The Dilemma of Public Engagement ReportsJoshua L. Glazer and Cori Egan26 Feb, 2016 In this report, researchers at George Washington University focus primarily on the challenges the Achievement School District is seeing in garnering community support.