Opening and Expanding

If you are looking for a toolkit to open a school in your state, please find your state's CSO (Charter Support Organization).

Featured Opening and Expanding Resources

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“A Synthesis of Research on Charter School Facilities” examines the…
Reports | 06 Oct, 2020
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A Tale of Two Grantees: How AppleTree Institute and Hiawatha Academies Are Using CSP Funds to Make a Difference in…
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A Tale of Two Grantees: How NYSED and NCDPI are Using CSP Funds to Make a Difference in Their States
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A Strategic Approach to School Improvement Using the Four Domains
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Don’t Stop Improving: A Strategic Approach to School Improvement Using the Four Domains

All Opening and Expanding Resources

Starting Fresh in Low-Performing Schools: Engaging Parents and the Community ToolkitsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers01 Oct, 2006 This National Association of Charter School Authorizers publication focuses on concrete strategies to engage parents and community members.
Starting Fresh in Low-Performing Schools: Establishing the Right Relationship Terms ToolkitsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers01 Oct, 2006 Targeted at district leaders, this National Association of Charter School Authorizers publication provides guidelines for establishing contractual terms for turnaround school operators.
Starting Fresh in Low-Performing Schools: Selecting the Right Providers ToolkitsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers01 Oct, 2006 This National Association of Charter School Authorizers publication details the capacity issues involved with turnaround schools and offers strategies to help identify and select providers… Read more
Key Issues in Studying Charter Schools and Achievement ReportsJulian Betts and Paul Hill01 May, 2006 In this May 2006 report from the National Charter School Research Project, the authors review various methodological approaches to studying charter schools, along with advantages and… Read more
Legal and Policy Barriers to Redesigning California High Schools ReportsCenter for Reinventing Public Education01 Apr, 2006 In an effort to identify legal, regulatory, and policy barriers to the creation and successful operation of redesigned high schools in California, CRPE staff interviewed high school… Read more
School Restructuring Options under No Child Left Behind: What Works When? Turnarounds with New Leaders and Staff ToolkitsCenter for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement01 Jan, 2005 This paper from the Center for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement focuses on the qualities of an effective turnaround leader.
Massachusetts Charter Schools & Their Feeder Districts: A Demographic Analysis ReportsThe Rennie Center for Education Research & Policy19 Jan, 2004 This 2004 report from The Rennie Center for Education Research & Policy compares the demographic profiles of charter schools in Massachusetts to the districts where they draw students.… Read more
State Resources for Starting a Charter School ToolkitsSafal Partners01 Jan, 1970 This is a state-by-state list of all of the resources available in your state. How to Start a Charter School in AlabamaURL: http://www.alabamapolicy.org/wp-content/uploads/Charter-Schools-… Read more