The Charter School Capital Blog

If it's happening in Charter Schools, it's being talked about on our blog.

CTE and Non-Cognitive Skills: Finding the balance

CTE and Non-Cognitive Skills: Finding the balance Editor’s Note: As a parent myself, this topic was of particular interest. I often wonder if our schools are actually teaching non-cognitive skills like grit, perseverance, and work ethic — which I thought were solely my job to lovingly impart at home — alongside the more traditional cognitive…

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CHARTER EDtalks: Board Governance-Episode 1

CHARTER EDtalks: Board Governance- Episode 1, Featuring Darlene Chambers On this CHARTER EDtalk, Stuart Ellis, Charter School Capital President, CEO, and Co-Founder of Charter School Capital sat down with Darlene Chambers Sr. Vice President for Programs and Services, National Charter Schools Institute to get her insights and perspective on board governance. Below are the video and…

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California Charter Schools: Legislative Proposals

California Charter Schools: Legislative Proposals April 11th On April 11th a number of different proposals for California charter schools will be heard in the legislature that could impact charter schools. This is just the first policy committee hearing for these bills and they will next have to pass through a fiscal committee before going to…

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Arizona State Board of Charter School’s Review of Enrollment/Application Forms

Arizona State Board of Charter School’s Review of Enrollment/Application Forms   Editors Note: Lynne Adams, a partner at Osborne Maledon spoke with Ashley Berg, Executive Director at the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools (ASBCS) last week about Arizona charter school enrollment issues, and generously passed along some information about ASBCS’s independent review of schools’ enrollment forms and…

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Charter Public Schools Advocacy Month

Charter School Advocacy Month April is a pivotal time in the legislative process when lawmakers make decisions on key legislation affecting charter schools in California. That is why CCSA has dubbed April “Charter Public Schools Advocacy Month.” For the past five years, the CCSA Advocacy Day was held on a Tuesday during the first week…

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Digital Marketing Resources for Charter Schools

Digital Marketing Resources for Charter Schools Today I had the privilege to speak with Michael Barber of b&h and Scott Kaufmann of Lucid Agency at the California Charter Schools Conference in San Diego. Our session, Digital Marketing 101: The Practical Guide to Finding Your School Online covered how to ensure your website and digital footprint are ready…

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Join Us in Supporting Charter Schools

HELP BOOST AWARENESS AND SUPPORT FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS TODAY The California Charter School Conference starts today! We’re thrilled to be a part of this amazing annual event in its 25th year for a few amazing days of inspiration, connectivity, education, and collaboration—all to support charter schools and the charter school movement! But our efforts continue…

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California Charter Schools Conference 2018

California Charter Schools Conference 2018 March 26th – 28th | San Diego, CA After another great year for California charter schools, we are eager to celebrate your success at this year’s annual California Charter Schools Conference. Be sure to stop by booth #1400 to say hello and claim your special gift. Extra Credit: Use the…

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