NCSRC Authored Resources

SEA Webinar: Use of Funds Webinar15 Dec, 2015 During this webinar, geared to SEAs, the Department of Education provided an overview of allowable uses of CSP funding and program requirements. In addition, the Washington DC… Read more
SEA Webinar Series Annual Independent Audits Webinar03 Dec, 2015 As part of the NCSRC's SEA webinar series, this presentation focuses on financial audits and SEA review processes. Surveys indicate that the majority of authorizers require… Read more
November 2015 Newsletter: YES Prep & Aldine ISD Video Case Study Newsletters06 Nov, 2015 Yes Prep and Aldine District-Charter Collaboration The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) recently observed a large and expanding district-charter collaboration and… Read more
District-Charter Collaboration: Aldine ISD & YES Prep Case Study19 Oct, 2015 The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) recently observed a large and expanding district-charter collaboration and documented findings in five videos. Aldine… Read more
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Serving Students with Disabilities in Charter Schools Webinar15 Sep, 2015 Students with disabilities are a growing student population in charter schools. According to federal law, all schools, including charter schools, are obligated to serve students… Read more
September 2015 Newsletter: District-Charter Collaboration: A User’s Guide Newsletters15 Sep, 2015 District-Charter Collaboration: A User’s Guide The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) has recently published a report, District-Charter Collaboration: A User’s Guide… Read more
Case Study: Two Rivers Case Study24 Jun, 2015 Background Two Rivers Public Charter School is a high-performing PK-8 school located in Washington, D.C. More than three dozen parents from the city’s Capitol Hill neighborhood… Read more
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SEA Webinar: Early Childhood Learning in Charter Schools Webinar18 Jun, 2015 Early Learning programs have emerged as an intervention to the historical and pervasive gap between advantaged and disadvantaged students. This webinar explores early learning… Read more
Student Achievement in Charter Schools: What the Research Shows ReportsNCSRC06 May, 2015 The charter sector has grown dramatically since its beginnings in Minnesota almost a quarter of a century ago. Today, an estimated 2.5 million children attend approximately 6,400… Read more
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Credit Enhancement Webinar: May 2015 Workshop Preparation Webinar04 May, 2015 to 04 May, 2015 The sixth of six credit enhancement webinars covered: Credit Enhancement Program updates Credit Enhancement data analysis Credit Enhancement feasibility report update Credit… Read more
An Analysis of the Charter School Facility Landscape in California ReportsThe National Charter School Resource Center, the Colorado League of Charter Schools, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, and the California Charter Schools Association20 Apr, 2015 The National Charter School Resource Center (“Resource Center”), the Colorado League of Charter Schools (“League”), the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (Alliance) and… Read more
Finding Space: Charters in District Facilities ReportsJim Griffin, Leona Christy and Jody Ernst09 Mar, 2015 Accessing affordable facilities has long been identified as one of the most significant challenges facing charter schools. In response to this challenge, an array of policy and… Read more
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Serving English Language Learners and Families Webinar03 Mar, 2015 to 03 Mar, 2015 EL students constitute one of the fastest growing demographic groups among school children in the U.S. It is crucial that these students have equal access to high-quality… Read more
Alma del Mar Case Study27 Feb, 2015 Background   Alma del Mar (“Soul of the Sea”) Charter School is a K-8 Expeditionary Learning public charter school that opened in August 2011 in New Bedford, Massachusetts.… Read more
Folk Arts Cultural Treasures Charter School (FACTS) Case Study27 Feb, 2015 Background Folk Arts Cultural Treasures Charter School (FACTS) is located in Philadelphia, PA. It opened in 2007 and serves just over 470 students. In 2012, 85% of students… Read more