Policy

Featured Policy Resources

cover page of report
“A Synthesis of Research on Charter School Facilities” examines the…
Reports | 06 Oct, 2020
Identifying Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools
Identifying Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools Part 1: The Role and Perspective of Charter School Authorizers
title slide of presentation
Indicators of Distress and What They Mean in the Charter Sector: A Webinar for Charter Sector Stakeholders Introducing…
title slide of presentation
The Death Spiral: Identifying Early Indicators of Distress in Charter Schools (A Conversation with Authorizers)

All Policy Resources

National Alliance for Public Charter Schools logo
National Alliance of Public Charter Schools Oklahoma Charter Law Score PublicationNational Alliance of Public Charter Schools26 Sep, 2018 Each year, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (the Alliance) ranks states based on how well their charter school laws align to a set of standards that the Alliance sets forth… Read more
Oklahoma State Department of Education logo
Health, Safety, Civil Rights, and Insurance Laws and Rules Applicable to Oklahoma Charter Schools PublicationOklahoma State Department of Education25 Sep, 2018 This is a comprehensive list of the health, safety, civil rights, and insurance laws and rules applicable to charter schools in Oklahoma. 
Office of Education Innovation logo
Indianapolis Mayor-Sponsored Charter Schools Charter Accountability PublicationIndianapolis Mayor-Sponsored Charter Schools 25 Sep, 2018 The Indianapolis Mayor-Sponsored Charter Schools Office of Education Innovation provides rigorous oversight to Mayor-sponsored charter schools.This webpage provides governance, performance… Read more
Jefferson County Public Schools logo
Jefferson County Public Schools Charter Schools Information AnnouncementsJefferson County Public Schools25 Sep, 2018 This webpage from Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville, Kentucky, includes information on how to start a charter school within Jefferson County, as well contact information and… Read more
Kentucky Department of Education agency logo
Kentucky Department of Education House Bill 520 Approval Information AnnouncementsKentucky Department of Education25 Sep, 2018 The 2017 Regular Session of the General Assembly approved HB 520, legislation that for the first time allows charter schools in Kentucky. This webpage includes a link to the laws… Read more
Kentucky Public Charter Schools Association logo
Kentucky Public Charter Schools Association Policy Overview ReportsKentucky Public Charter Schools Association25 Sep, 2018 This webpage provides a policy overview of charter school laws and advocacy in Kentucky. The information was gathered by the Kentucky Public Charter Schools Association.
Education Commission of the States: Kansas Charter Schools State Profile ReportsEducation Commission of the States24 Sep, 2018 This profile on charter schools in the state of Kansas provides basic information on charter school laws, charter school authorizers, finance, and other topics.
Index of Essential Practices: Kansas Authorizers ReportsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers24 Sep, 2018 This resource from the National Association of Charter School Authorizers is adapted from the Index of Essential Practices, which details 12 practices, derived from NACSA’s Principles… Read more
National Association of Charter School Authorizers logo
NACSA 2016 State Policy Analysis: Oklahoma Profile ReportsNational Association of Charter School Authorizers24 Sep, 2018 This profile on charter schools in the state of Oklahoma provides basic information on charter school laws and recommendations from NACSA on expanding charter schools in Oklahoma.
NCSRC logo
Impact of ESSA Provisions on Authorizing ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center11 Oct, 2018 Charter schools face high-stakes accountability. When charter schools fail to perform as expected, including as measured on state tests, authorizers are often expected to close them. While… Read more