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Charter School Laws Across the States 2015: Rankings and Scorecards
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School Closures and Student Achievement: An Analysis of Ohio's Urban District and Charter Schools

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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
Shackled Education Pioneers: Idaho’s Public Charter Schools at 20 ReportsTerry Ryan and Julie Hahn, Bluum16 Jan, 2018 As Idaho marks 20 years since the first charter schools opened in the Gem State in 1998 it is worth looking back at how the public charter movement started here. That’s the primary purpose… 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
Idaho Public Charter School Commission 2017 Annual Report ToolkitsIdaho Public Charter School Commission01 Jan, 2018 This annual report provides an overview of the Idaho Public Charter School Commission's activities during 2017.
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
2017 Washington State Charter School Commission Authorizer Report ReportsWashington State Board of Education01 Nov, 2017 This annual report by the Washington State Board of Education provides an overview and assessment of one of the authorizers in the state, the Washington State Charter School Commission.
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