NCSRC Authored Resources

Charter School Facilities: Emerging Trends ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center23 Mar, 2020 This report covers national and regional trends impacting the current landscape of charter school facilities, and describes three ongoing trends: Trend 1: Geographic and… Read more
Preparation for Replication: Case Study of AECI Case Study20 Mar, 2020 Introduction More than 4,000 charter schools around the country operate as independent, “mom and pop” schools without the supports of charter management organizations (CMOs).1… Read more
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The SMART Approach: Strategies for Making Objectives SMART Webinar19 Feb, 2020 to 19 Feb, 2020 CSP grantees gathered for a webinar focused on developing SMART objectives and measures in support of Charter School Program grants. The event was based on NCSRC’s resource, SMART… Read more
SMART Objectives Toolkit ToolkitsThe National Charter School Resource Center31 Jan, 2020 The SMART Objectives Toolkit from the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) is designed to help prospective and current Charter School Programs (CSP) grantees develop… Read more
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Your National Charter School Resource Center: An Introduction to the Next Phase for CSP Grantees Webinar21 Nov, 2019 to 21 Nov, 2019 CSP grantees gathered for a webinar re-introduction to the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC). NCSRC project staff and Program Officers from the Charter School… Read more
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Your National Charter School Resource Center: An Introduction to the Next Phase for Credit Enhancement Grantees Webinar20 Nov, 2019 to 20 Nov, 2019 Credit Enhancement CSP grantees gathered for a webinar reintroduction to the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC). NCSRC project staff and Program Officers from the… Read more
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Your National Charter School Resource Center: An Introduction to the Next Phase for State Entity and State Education Agency Grantees Webinar19 Nov, 2019 to 19 Nov, 2019 State Entity CSP grantees gathered for a webinar re-introduction to the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC). NCSRC project staff and Program Officers from the Charter… Read more
An Analysis of the Charter School Facility Landscape in Louisiana ReportsCharter School Facilities Initiative30 Jan, 2019 In the spring of 2018, the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC), the Colorado League of Charter Schools (the League), the Louisiana Association of Public Charter… Read more
An Analysis of the Charter School Facility Landscape in Oklahoma ReportsCharter School Facilities Initiative30 Jan, 2019 In the spring of 2018, the National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC), the Colorado League of Charter Schools (the League), the Oklahoma Public School Resource Center (OPSRC… Read more
Behind the Scenes: The Critical Support Roles that Charter Schools Program Credit Enhancement Recipients Play to Improve Charter School Facilities Access ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center18 Jan, 2019 Charter schools have always had difficulty finding affordable buildings. In response, charter school supporters have explored many policy and market approaches, ranging from… Read more
Charter School Facilities Financing Sources: Exploring Quality Opportunity Zones and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Programs ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center26 Dec, 2018 Nationally, the demand for charter schools is high, yet access to affordable school facilities is a continued barrier to the growth of the charter sector. New charter organizers… Read more
Natural Disaster Preparation and Response: A Toolkit for Charter Schools ToolkitsThe National Charter School Resource Center26 Dec, 2018 More than 25 million Americans—almost eight percent of the population—were affected by natural disasters in 2017. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), which is an… Read more
CE CSP Dashboard ReportsNational Charter School Resource Center20 Dec, 2018 This dashboard provides information on each Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities Program (CE) grantee that has received a Charter Schools Program (CSP) grant from the … Read more
October 2018 Newsletter Newsletters15 Oct, 2018 NCSRC Resource Round-Up: Back to School Resources for Charter Schools The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) is marking the new school year with a resource round-up,… Read more