BROWSE STATES

New Jersey Charter Schools

88 Charter Schools
48,900 Students in Charter Schools
1996 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

NewSchools' City Fund Strategy Jim Peyser16 May, 2011 The National Charter School Resource Center and the U.S. Department of Education hosted a full-day conference in New Orleans on May 12, 2011, titled Transforming Urban Public… Read more
Insights into Alternative Certification: Initial Findings From a National Study Daniel C. Humphrey and Marjorie E. Wechsler, SRI International25 Apr, 2011 This 2007 article describes seven alternative certification programs in detail, drawing on interviews and document reviews. The seven programs are: Teacher Education Institute in… Read more
New Jersey Charter Schools Association: Start a Charter School New Jersey Charter Schools Association01 Jan, 2011 This website from the New Jersey Charter Schools Association offers resources for people interested in starting  a charter school in the Garden State. Included are applications,… Read more
NSCRC Presentation at 2010 New Jersey Charter Schools Conference The National Charter School Resource Center18 Mar, 2010 This PowerPoint deck was used to introduce the National Charter School Resource Center during a presentation at the 2010 New Jersey Charter Schools Conference, which was… Read more
Case Study: Bringing State-Funded Real Estate Expertise to the Charter School Community ReportsNational Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance23 Feb, 2010 This National Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance profile focuses on the Gaining Ground Facility Development Initiative, which provides New Jersey charter… Read more
New Jersey Primer on Special Education in Charter Schools ToolkitsNational Association of State Directors of Special Education12 Apr, 2007 The "New Jersey Primer on Special Education in Charter Schools" contains two sections—one for developers and operators and one for state officials. An appendix contains a glossary… Read more
The Approval Barrier to Suburban Charter Schools ReportsPushpam Jain01 Sep, 2002 This 2002 report from the Thomas B. Fordham Institute focuses on conditions in four states that have influenced the development of charter schools in suburban communities. The… Read more