TCSA Quality Portal

Mukta Pandit presented an introduction to the Texas Charter Schools Association quality portal with Laura Kelly from the Texas Charter School Association. This dashboard is a system that utilizes both leader provided and state data to evaluate charter school performance in ten areas. The dashboard is intended to support content that helps charter leaders improve quality.

Overview: What the TCSA Quality Portal Is

  • A web survey that facilitates charter leaders’ evaluation of school quality
  • An algorithm designed by consensus of Texas charter leaders
  • A system that utilizes both leader-provided data and state data
  • A tool that evaluates performance in ten areas of function
  • Supporting content that helps charter leaders improve quality
  • Vendor information that allows charter leaders to find assistance