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Non-profit boards serve an important role in ensuring strong…
Event | 09 Sep, 2015
Charter School Laws Across the States 2015: Rankings and Scorecards
Governance Best Practices for Highly Effective Charter School Boards
School Closures and Student Achievement: An Analysis of Ohio's Urban District and Charter Schools

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SE Webinar: CMOs, Authorizers, and the Charter Schools Program Webinar17 Jul, 2018 to 17 Jul, 2018 Facilitator: Nelson Smith, Independent Consultant with Authorizing Background Presenter:  Alison Bagg, Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Alex Medler, National… Read more
Quality Practice Project: Leadership, Commitment, Judgment: Elements of Successful Charter School Authorizing ReportsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers01 Jun, 2018 Great authorizers—those with strong portfolios of charter schools—are moving the needle for their communities. But what exactly do these authorizers do differently to achieve stellar… Read more
Virtual Charter School Accountability: What We Can Do Now ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center07 Mar, 2018 The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC), in collaboration with the National Association for Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), has developed a tool for authorizers and states… Read more
Leadership, Commitment, Judgment: Elements of Successful Charter School Authorizing ReportsNational Association of Charter Schools Authorizers27 Feb, 2018 Great authorizers implement foundational best practices that NACSA has promoted for years. But to achieve outstanding outcomes, more is needed. When compared to others nationally, great… Read more
January 2018 Newsletter Newsletters03 Jan, 2018 STEM Curriculum Paired with Creativity Boosts Outdoor Education Knowledge Key Takeaways: Flagstaff Academy encourages creativity and a strong foundation in science and technology through a… Read more
Beyond the Fringe: Charter Authorizing as Enrollment Grows ReportsNational Association of Charter Schools Authorizers08 Nov, 2017 Charter schools began on the fringe of the public school landscape. As enrollment grows and charters serve more and more students in many cities, the ways students and families navigate all… Read more
Florida Charter School Conference Event01 Nov, 2017 to 03 Nov, 2017 The Florida Charter School Conference is an annual event presented by the Florida Department of Education’s Office of K12 School Choice and the Florida Education Foundation. The conference… Read more
New Jersey Charter Schools Conference Event17 Oct, 2017 to 18 Oct, 2017 The Annual New Jersey Charter Schools Conference is the only annual professional development conference of its kind dedicated to bringing together the entire New Jersey charter school… Read more
2017 NACSA Leadership Conference Event16 Oct, 2017 to 18 Oct, 2017 The annual NACSA Leadership Conference is the only national conference dedicated to quality charter school authorizing. The conference’s audience consists of charter school authorizers from… Read more