Toolkits

The National Charter School Resource Center produces and gathers templates, best practices, and videos from supporting education organizations to provide the ultimate resource bank for the charter sector.

Cover of the "What's the Board Got to Do With It?" toolkit
What’s the Board Got to Do With It? The Role of the Charter School Board in Monitoring School Performance Toolkits02 Aug, 2022 Charter school governing boards are critical to the success of a charter school or Charter Management Organization (CMO). “What’s the Board Got to Do With It: The Role of the… Read More
White font on a blue and green background spelling out the title "Accessing Federal Programs: A Guidebook for Charter School Operators and Developers"
Accessing Federal Programs: A Guidebook for Charter School Operators and Developers Toolkits04 Apr, 2022 The U.S. Department of Education (ED) funds and administers education programs for a variety of purposes and recognizes and rewards excellence and improvement by students, schools… Read More
"Toolkit for Educators" on a gray background next to a teen boy
Fix School Discipline: Toolkit for Educators ToolkitsFix School Discipline01 Mar, 2022 Fix School Discipline – a project of Public Counsel – is a comprehensive resource for school superintendents, principals, teachers, parents, students, community leaders,… Read More
Document title: "White House Toolkit: Federal Resources for Addressing School Infrastructure Needs"
White House Toolkit: Federal Resources for Addressing School Infrastructure Needs ToolkitsThe White House01 Mar, 2022 The White House released this toolkit to help schools and districts access available federal funding, planning tools, and technical assistance to address school infrastructure… Read More
Cover of the Capacity-Building Guide for Founding Native American Charter Schools
Capacity-Building Guide for Founding Native American Charter Schools Toolkits07 Oct, 2021 Charter schools are a viable option for Native American tribal communities to engage in and support sovereignty and self-determination in education. The charter model affords the… Read More
Cover of the Developer grantee monitoring handbook
Monitoring Handbook for Developer Grantees - For FY18 and FY19 Grantees Toolkits21 Sep, 2021 Monitoring Handbooks explain the purpose of monitoring, the data collection process, program-specific monitoring indicators, and acceptable evidence. Monitoring Handbooks are… Read More
Cover page of the SE Monitoring Handbook
Monitoring Handbook for State Entity (SE) Grantees - 2020–21 Monitoring Cycle for FY18 Grantees Toolkits21 Sep, 2021 Monitoring Handbooks explain the purpose of monitoring, the data collection process, program-specific monitoring indicators, and acceptable evidence. Monitoring Handbooks are… Read More
Cover of the CMO Monitoring Handbook
Monitoring Handbook for Charter Management Organization (CMO) Grantees - FY19 Grantees Toolkits21 Sep, 2021 Monitoring Handbooks explain the purpose of monitoring, the data collection process, program-specific monitoring indicators, and acceptable evidence. Monitoring Handbooks are… Read More
Cover of the Checklist for subgrantee monitoring
Checklist for Subgrantee Monitoring: A Resource for CSP State Entity Grantees Toolkits13 Jul, 2021 SE grantees are expected to regularly perform subgrantee monitoring to ensure proper implementation of subgrant projects and subgrantee use of funds. This checklist is intended as… Read More
Cover of the Checklist for peer review plan elements
Checklist for Peer Review Plan Elements: A Resource for CSP State Entity Grantees Toolkits13 Jul, 2021 CSP state entity (SE) grantees must use a peer review process to review and award subgrantee applications for assistance for high-quality charter schools. An SE’s approach to… Read More