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California Legislative Update and Senate Bill 126

California Legislative Update and Senate Bill 126 In this CHARTER EDtalk, we are honored to be joined by Branché Jones from Branché Jones Lobbying Firm, an expert in California charter school legislation and supporter of the charter school movement. Branché shares his insights into the most recent California legislative updates and how the new SB126…

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What Are the Barriers to School Choice?

What Are the Barriers to School Choice? Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here, on December 13, 2018 by Education Dive and written by Amelia Harper. It shares the results from a study on school choice, pinpointing some of the key barriers to providing school choice options for students and their families. Transportation and…

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Charter School Authorizing 101

Charter School Authorizing 101 Editor’s Note: This video was produced by the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) on November 12, 2018. NACSA is an independent voice for effective charter school policy and thoughtful charter authorizing practices that lead to more great public schools. This short video does a clear and thorough job at…

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Dispelling Myths with These Five Charter School Facts

Dispelling Myths with These Five Charter School Facts 1. Fact: Charter Schools Are Public Schools Charter schools are tuition-free, independently run public schools and open to all students. They are granted greater flexibility in operations for greater accountability for performance. Their “charter” is a contract detailing the school’s mission, program, the students they serve, performance…

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California Legislative New Update: Conflict of Interest Legislation on the Governor’s Desk

California Legislative New Update: Conflict of Interest Legislation on the Governor’s Desk Here’s your latest California legislative update! We try to do our best to make sure you have the most up-to-date information on what pieces of California legislation may affect charter schools. SB 126 (charter school conflict of interest provisions) has passed the legislature and…

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