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As we celebrate Thanksgiving tomorrow, we reflect on the meaning of this holiday. At a time when many of us...
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Dylan is a Pacific Northwest native, with a passion for advocacy, travel, and equity of resources. After graduating college, he...
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We recently had the honor of having Dr. Poland speak to us for the second time this year – this...
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The 2020 CPICS conference kicked off with a strong start from a plenary panel moderated by Ricardo Mireles, leader of...
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Daniel is a Pacific Northwest Native with a passion for music, analytics, and teaching. Part time music instructor, Daniel manages...
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Today we celebrate Veterans’ Day, a Federal Holiday to honor the brave members of our Armed Forces. A tradition started...
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Tricia is a multi-faceted California native and mother of two. Previously a practicing lawyer, Tricia decided to change careers once...
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Jake Logan, President and CEO of the Arizona Charter Schools Association, briefed the audience about the presidential election and Senate...
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Though there are still votes to be tallied we wanted to get you an early election update on some California...
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Matt Percin is a Pacific Northwest Native, golf lover, and family man. Matt is a true team player, whether it...
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Charter School Capital will be hosting a webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines (and their impact on charter schools) Tuesday, November 10...
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  Jen is a California native, nomad at heart, animal lover, and motorcyclist. Before being part of the Charter School...
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Brian is a father, athlete, and Pacific Northwest Native. Throughout his life, he’s played kickball, soccer, ran for relay teams,...
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The Dewey Awards are a tradition at Charter School Capital. This annual essay contest about one’s favorite teacher was created...
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California Native, Isabella loves to spend time in the sun, being creative, and serving her community. Recent alumni, found herself...
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Lucy is a Mother, free spirit, and Charter School Capital’s first employee. Growing up in El Paso, Texas, with four...
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Dr. Ramona Bishop was just eight years old when the wave of school integration swept her up and deposited her...
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Michelle is a California native who loves all things surrounding community, family, and the diversity that makes us unique. Born...
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Academia Avance has a remarkable history, marked by remarkable achievements. In its sixteen years of educating young minds, Academia Avance...
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Claire is a California native with a love for nature, yoga, and the UK Royal Family. Previously practicing corporate law,...
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Shannon is a Pug Lover and Community Organizer hailing from the Pacific Northwest. With a passion for travel, civil rights,...
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This year’s school reopening has been – and continues to be – an unprecedented challenge for all schools. Reimagining school...
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As schools reopen and students once again fill the nation’s classrooms (physically and remotely), charter schools in all states are...
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Schools all over the United States are abuzz with discussions about reopening. How to reopen safely, how to implement physical...
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As described in a recent article from the Charter School Development Center (CSDC), the proposed California budget bill AB-77 (supported...
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This year when the California Legislature passed their budget they did not provide funding for growing schools, both traditional and...
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Today we celebrate Mr. Dewey’s Birthday. Richard Dewey was the third-grade teacher of our Founder and President Stuart Ellis. In...
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As the Fall approaches, charter schools around the nation are scrambling to meet the recommendations set forth by the CDC...
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The Monday following the July 4th holiday weekend marked a significant time for public schools in Florida. With four weeks...
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Financial Opportunities for Minority Students: Closing the Gap Financial opportunities for minority students (to support the attendance of higher education...
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As charter schools across the country confront the challenges related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the U.S. Department of Education pulled...
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Last week, Governor Gavin Newsom presented his May Revision to the January budget. As expected, state revenues are significantly down,...
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For charter school leaders, the news isn’t heartwarming: States are now collectively projecting spending cuts over the next few years...
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As charter school leaders look towards the future and this coming fall, there has never been more important to time...
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How Schools Can Improve Retention Among Teachers of Color Editor’s Note: This report on turnover and retention among teachers of...
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The innovation, resilience, and passion we’ve seen from charter school leaders facing the COVID-19 crisis is setting the bar for...
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Charter School Policy: A 50-State Comparison Editor’s Note: This is a great resource on charter school policy that was published...
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Here’s another post from our own Liz Overson, who’s gone the extra mile to interview parents around the country to...
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Comcast, Spectrum, and Cox are both offering 60 days of free internet to students during the Coronavirus closures. As schools...
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2020 Legislative Regular Session Update: A Win for Florida Charter Schools For the fourth year in a row, Florida’s Regular...
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California Legislature Takes Early Recess This week on late Monday night the California Legislature recessed until April 13th because of...
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10 Great School Resources for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) As promised, we’re going to try to keep you as informed as possible...
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COVID-19: Case Study in Great School District Communications – A Parent’s Perspective In late February, a Lake Oswego, Oregon school...
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Coronavirus and Schools: Making Contingency Preparations We felt it was important to address the issues around coronavirus and schools and...
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Preparing for Charter School Community Action As of this morning, the 2020 California Charter Schools Conference has been cancelled due...
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27th Annual California Charter Schools Conference As one of this year’s proud sponsors, we are eager to celebrate to honor...
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Tuesday’s California Election Results Tuesday’s California election results are still being decided in some races as ballots are still being...
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UPDATE: Due to the cancellation of the in-person National Charter School Conference, the 2020 Charter School Honor Roll has been...
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Editor’s Note: This article about the RAND Corporation’s new school district and CMO surveys was written by Linda Jacobson. It was...
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What Schools Need to Know About the Coronavirus Editor’s note: As the news of the Coronavirus heats up, we felt...
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California State Legislature: February 2020 Update Friday, February 21st was the last day to introduce bills in the California State...
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What District and Charter School Teachers Think About the Biggest Issues in Education Editor’s Note: This survey was published by...
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The Bridge to Bond: How to Finance Pre-Bond Facility Expenses Charter School Capital is constantly innovating solutions to support charters...
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School Choice Poll: 70% of Voters Support Charter Schools Editor’s Note: This survey was published by the American Federation for...
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2020 Florida Legislative Season Mid-Session Update: Teacher Salaries and Retention In this blog post, we’re examining the complex topic of...
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The 2020 Ranking of Public Charter School Laws Editor’s Note: We think it’s vital to keep tabs on the pulse...
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Flawed Report Gives an Inaccurate Picture of Charter Schools Editor’s Note: This analysis was published by the National Alliance for...
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Supporting Charter School Students Experiencing Homelessness Editor’s Note: This resource was published by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools...
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What the 2020 Primary Candidates Get Wrong About Charter Schools Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on November...
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What’s Next for Charter School Authorizer Guru Greg Richmond? Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here, on November 19th,...
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How We Can Help with Your Charter School Enrollment Marketing It’s never too late to start thinking about upping your...
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Charter School Report: Leaders of Color Editor’s Note: This report was published by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools...
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2020 Florida Legislative Season Kickoff Update: Teacher Pay 2020 Florida legislative season update: Could mean big things for teacher pay....
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2020 California Legislative Prospectus With the year ending, it is time to focus on where the 2020 California Legislature may...
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Public Charter Schools Give Children an Option to Succeed Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on November 18,...
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Who Suffers by Limiting Charter Schools? Editor’s Note: We wanted to share this story on charter schools by John Stossel...
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Sharing Charter School Capital’s Values It’s the holiday season and so a very good time to reflect on the things...
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Diversity in America’s Traditional Public and Public Charter School Leaders Editor’s Note: This article about diversity among public school leaders...
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Charter School Fundraising: Boost End-of-Year Giving Charter school fundraising is a necessary part of being able to provide the programs...
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Charter School Parents Are More Satisfied With Schools Editor’s Note: This date for this article on charter school parent satisfaction...
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How and Why New Orleans is the First Major American City with Only Charter Schools Editor’s Note: This post was...
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Should States Support Public Charter School Facilities Funding? Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on July 31, 2019...
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What Were Your Biggest Charter School Challenges in 2019? This year, at the National Charter Schools Conference, we asked the...
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Building an Effective Charter School Board For this CHARTER EDtalk, Michelle Lohner, Sr. Account Manager at Charter School Capital, was...
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How Charter Schools Can Foster Integration Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on July 23, 2019 by The...
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Announcing the Winners for our 2019 Dewey Awards! This year, for our 3rd annual Richard Dewey Awards, we were so...
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How Changing the School Environment Can Effect Student Outcomes Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on July 18,...
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Preparing Your Charter School Board to Govern For Growth For this CHARTER EDtalk, Michelle Lohner, Sr. Account Manager at Charter...
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Do School Choice Programs Reduce Crime? Multiple Studies Say Yes! Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here by the...
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How the Charter-School Backlash Will Hurt American Kids Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here, on June 21st, 2019...
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CHARTER EDtalk: How to Prepare Your Charter School Students for College Readiness In this CHARTER EDtalk, Charter School Capital Inside...
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Charter School Leaders: How To Prepare For the Compensation Conversation Editor’s note: This post was originally published here, by our friends and partners,...
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Florida Legislative Update for the Start of 2020: School Security Here is your Florida Legislative Update: Since the school shooting...
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Desert Star Academy Realizes Incredible Growth and a New Facility! Desert Star Academy is a pre-K through 8th grade charter...
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Charter School Security: Keys to Preventing School Violence In this CHARTER EDtalk, Janet Johnson, Charter School Capital’s Chief Growth Officer,...
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Charter Schools Are Getting Results Editor’s Note: This article on charter school results was initially published here on May 15,...
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Announcing our 3rd Annual Charter School Capital Dewey Awards! Most of us have had teachers, or at least one, that...
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California Legislative Update: Anti-Charter School Legislation Moves Closer to Becoming Law Here is the latest California legislative update: Last week,...
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School Choice FAQs Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here by the Center for Education Reform. We think it’s...
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Your Guide to Year-Round Charter School Leader Support & Evaluation Editor’s note: This post was originally written by our friends...
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CHARTER EDtalk: The State of Florida Charter Schools We wanted to check in on the state of Florida charter schools,...
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The 2020 Election Charter School Divide: White Dems v. Minority Dems Editor’s Note: This article discussing the political charter school...
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Up Your Charter School Digital Marketing Game! Charter school growth requires solid student enrollment and retention programs that position their...
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Charter School Facilities: Overlooked and Underfunded Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on May 17, 2019 by the...
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The Ultimate Guide to Charter School Board Governance: How to Recruit, Build, and Manage Your Board For your school to...
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BIG NEWS! Charter School Capital Has a New Look! What do you think of our new look? We are so...
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Charter School Capital Client Portal Update At Charter School Capital, we strive to continuously improve our services and support of...
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  Charter School Facilities Program Overview About Charter School Capital Working exclusively with charter schools, we measure our success by...
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  The Benefits of a Healthy School Building How Is Your School Building Impacting Student Health, Attendance, and Performance? A large body of...
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  Learn How to Raise Charter School Community Support, Engagement, and Awareness Community Awareness The point of your charter school...
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  The Future Of Education: Hear What The Experts Envision Editor’s note: This post was originally published here on April...
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  We’re headed to the 2019 National Charter Schools Conference National Charter Schools Conference: Viva Las Vegas!!! Can you believe...
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  Charter School Investment: Why It’s a Good Idea Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on April 4,...
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If you feel that finding the perfect facility for your charter school seems like a huge, complicated undertaking, you’re in...
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  Three Keys to Increasing Charter School Enrollment For this episode of our CHARTER EDtalks, Ryan Eldridge, one of Charter...
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The Charter School Movement Thriving: A look at the Growing Numbers Editor’s Note: This information/report about the growth of the...
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We hope these six start-up tips help guide your team to learn from others, stay focused, build relationships, mind your...
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End of Session Florida Legislative Update: Some Good News for Charter Schools Here’s your Florida legislative update: The 2019 Regular...
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Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on May14, 2019 here by The 74. It was written by Earl Martin...
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Charter School Finances: Budget Best Practices Since the opening of Charter School Capital 10 years ago, we’ve reviewed thousands of...
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Charter Schools Operations: How to Manage for Sustainability For this episode of our CHARTER EDtalks, Ryan Eldridge, one of Charter...
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Editor’s Note: This article on Puerto Rico’s education reform efforts, was originally published here on March 27, 2019 by EducationNext...
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Webinar: Board Governance 101 If you missed this information-packed webinar, now you can watch it when it’s convenient for you!...
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Charter School Legislation: California Bills Dead for the Year We think it’s vital to keep tabs on the pulse of...
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Charter School Due Diligence: The Added Value of Partnering with Charter School Capital At Charter School Capital, our mission is...
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Are Charter Schools Really Hurting Traditional Public Schools? Editor’s Note: This op-ed article was originally published here on March 22,2019...
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Atlantic Montessori Charter School Partners with Charter School Capital to Add a Campus and Pay Off Debt Atlantic Montessori Charter...
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on March 26, 2019, by The 74 and written by Richard Whitmire....
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Six Charter School Sustainability Tips from Experienced Charter School Leaders We hope these six charter school sustainability tips help your...
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Charter Schools: Parents Deserve the Right to Choose Editor’s Note: This is an insightful opinion piece written by Raymond J....
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California Legislative Update: Governor Presents May Revision Here’s your latest California legislative update: Last week, Governor Newsom presented the May...
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National Charter Schools Week: How We’re Celebrating Amazing Charter Schools It’s the beginning of National Charter Schools Week and what...
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Charter School Governance: What is an Academic Excellence Committee? EDITOR’S NOTE: We’ve curated this informative post from our knowledgeable friends...
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It’s Almost National Charter Schools Week—Are You Ready? Get ready for it! National Charter Schools Week is May 12-18, 2019...
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Tips on Building Better Relationships with Charter School Authorizers For this episode of our CHARTER EDtalks, Ryan Eldridge, one of...
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Charter Schools Are A Better Investment Than Traditional Public Schools Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on April...
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  Your Ultimate Guide to Charter School Facilities Financing If you clicked from somewhere to read this blog post, you...
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Charter School Moratorium Bill In this California legislative update, learn what’s happening with SB 756 and other assembly bills which...
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Florida Legislative Update: Mid-Session Hope for Schools of Hope In the past two years, the Florida Legislature passed some of...
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How to Build Positive Charter School Culture: Toolkit for Schools and Network Leaders Editor’s Note: Building a positive school culture...
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Charter School Facts: The State of the Charter Sector Today Editor’s Note: Bellwether Education Partners published the first The State...
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Do You Know the Four Pillars of Charter School Sustainability? Editor’s Note: For this CHARTER EDtalk, our own Charter School...
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Top Ten Insights into the National Charter School Authorizer Pipeline Editor’s Note: This information was originally published here, by NACSA....
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Announcing the 2019 Charter School Honor Roll Winners! Charter schools help create educational choice. That’s why Charter School Capital only...
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California Legislative Update: Anti-Charter School Bills Pass the Assembly Education Committee Here is the latest California legislative update: On April...
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Energy Solutions for Charter Schools: The Effects of the Built Environment on Classroom Behavior When it comes down to it,...
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Four Charter School Growth Tips from Experienced Charter School Leaders We hope the four key strategies here provide useful tips...
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Toolkit: How To Prepare Your Charter School For Natural Disasters Editor’s Note: This post was originally featured here from the...
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Enrollment marketing is talking with just the right person at just the right time, via mobile, online, or in person,...
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Charter School Funding: Why Do Charters Get Less Per Pupil? Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here by The...
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  Learn the Five Essential Steps to Charter School Facilities Planning Charter school facilities planning can be daunting. We’ve created...
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California Legislative Update and Senate Bill 126 In this CHARTER EDtalk, we are honored to be joined by Branché Jones...
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What Are the Barriers to School Choice? Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here, on December 13, 2018 by...
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Your Facilities Financing Journey with Charter School Capital We are 100% dedicated to the charter school space and measure our...
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Charter School Authorizing 101 Editor’s Note: This video was produced by the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) on...
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Proudly Announcing Our New Charter School Energy Program! We are so proud to announce the official launch of our newest...
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Dispelling Myths with These Five Charter School Facts 1. Fact: Charter Schools Are Public Schools Charter schools are tuition-free, independently...
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How to Host a Successful Legislative Visit to Your Charter School Editor’s Note: Elections may be over – for now,...
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Editor’s Note: This information-packed post was originally published here and created by the content staff at WikiHow. It had such...
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California Legislative New Update: Conflict of Interest Legislation on the Governor’s Desk Here’s your latest California legislative update! We try to...
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Florida Legislative Update Editor’s Note: Here’s your Florida legislative update! We try to do our best to make sure you...
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on November 28th, by Education Dive. It was written by Linda Jacobson,...
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Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 Charter School Honor Roll We are very excited to announce the nominations are now open...
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California Legislative Update: Conflict of Interest Legislation Here’s your California legislative update! We try to do our best to make sure...
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Editor’s Note: This article about Federal charter school funding and its reach, was originally posted here on November 6, 2018...
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Charter School Financing: Guide to Budget Terminology Charter school financing can be one very tricky piece of managing your charter...
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Education Reform: The Lessons Learned and What’s in Store Editor’s Note: This article discussing the need for a reinvention of...
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Your Funding Journey with Charter School Capital We are 100% dedicated to the charter school space and measure our success...
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here by ExelinEd on October 31, 2018, and written by Claire Voorhees, ExelinEd’s National...
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Florida Elections: State of the State Elections Matter. For the last several years a common phrase has been used by...
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Charter School Students Deserve Access to Quality Public School Facilities Editor’s Note: This post was originally written by Nina Rees...
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Why are Receivable Sales Beneficial to Charter Schools? Charter schools often have difficulty accessing capital from traditional sources for operations...
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US Immigration Policies and Deportation Affecting Student Attendance Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here, on November 20, 2018...
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Charter School Growth Manual: Expert Tips and Pitfalls to Avoid as You Grow At Charter School Capital, we believe in...
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9 Tips For How To Create More Successful Charter-Like Schools In Urban Districts Editor’s Note: This article from The74, was...
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National School Choice Week is Only One Week Away! National School Choice Week (NSCW) is coming January 20-26th, and we...
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California Legislative Update: The Governor’s 2019 Budget California Legislative Update: Thursday, Governor Gavin Newsom released the first budget of his...
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  4 New Year’s Resolutions to Jumpstart Your Charter School Marketing Efforts 2019 is here, prompting us to think about...
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A Strong Partnership for Success Between New City Schools and Charter School Capital With so many choices for where go...
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New 2018 Survey Shows Support for Public Charter Schools is Strong Note: This post from the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools was...
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Charter School Funding Reaching Schools in 38 States Editor’s Note: This post on charter school funding originally ran here, on...
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  Learn4Life Served 2,000 More Students by Partnering with Charter School Capital With so many choices for where go to...
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How To Use Data To Improve Your Charter School’s Enrollment Data is impacting all facets of education, including charter school...
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Charter School Facilities Funding: It’s Time to Fill the Gap Editor’s Note: This content originated here and was posted by the...
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Expert Advice on Accessing and Funding Charter School Facilities In this CHARTER EDtalk, we sat down with Mike Morely, Founder and Principal...
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Understanding The Value And Importance Of Public Charter Schools Todd Feinburg with Amy Wilkins In this informative podcast, Todd Feinburg...
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Charter School Capital Helps The Academy for Sciences & Agriculture High School Survive and Thrive Listen as Becky Meyer, the...
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Charter School Authorizing: A Change In The Landscape Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here, by The 74, and written by Greg Richmond,...
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How To Avoid The Top Financial Mistakes Charter Schools Make If you missed this information-packed webinar on how to avoid...
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CHARTER EDtalk: How to Measure Charter School Performance and Achievement In this CHARTER EDtalk, Charter School Capital’s Chief Marketing Officer,...
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Five Reasons Independent Charters Outperform In-District Hybrid Schools Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here on August 23, 2018,...
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Charter School Capital Funding Helps T-Squared Honors Academy Overcome Challenges About T-Squared Honors Academy Established in 2014, T-Squared Honors Academy...
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Charter School Enrollment: Four Ways to Get Your Faculty Involved As a charter school leader, managing your charter school’s enrollment...
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How to Run a Charter School as a Non-Educator For this CHARTER EDtalk, Janet Johnson, Charter School Capital CMO, and...
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2018 California Mid-Term Election Update On Tuesday, Californians went out to vote and decided a number of races; they also...
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We are so honored to have received such amazing, heartfelt, and inspirational submissions for our 2018 Richard Dewey Awards. Over 100...
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The Charter School Funding Misconception: Who’s money is it? This article was originally posted here on September 5, 2018 by...
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How Charter School Capital Helped Minnesota School Thrive With so many choices for where go to access financial resources for...
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  Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on August 13, 2018, here, by EdSource, and was written by John Fensterwald,...
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Charter School Resources: Introducing Our New Client Portal Our mission is to support charter leaders by providing charter school resources...
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What is the State of Texas Charter Schools? In this CHARTER EDtalk, we were fortunate to be able to sit...
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Is Charter School Expansion Supported by Strong District-Charter Partnerships? Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here, by The Rivard...
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How Is Charter School Expansion Challenging the Status Quo? This video was originally published here by PragerU. It asks the...
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What Do Voters Want? 7 Takeaways From New Education Reform Poll Editor’s Note: This article was originally published for The74...
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  Charter School Capital Funding Allows School Leaders to Stay Focused on Their Students With so many choices for where...
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Charter Schools and “At-Risk” Students: The Challenges and Rewards Editor’s Note: For this CHARTER EDtalk, our Head of Business Consulting,...
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The What, Why, and How-to for Designing a School Satisfaction Survey for your Charter School Your charter school’s success depends...
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Charter School Financing: Your Guide to Budgeting Best Practices The Charter School Leader’s Definitive Guide to Budgeting Best Practices Over...
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Is U.S. Education on the Wrong Track? One Study Says Yes Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here, by...
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Understanding the Five Layers of School Safety WEBINAR: SECURITY FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS The Five Layers of School Safety If you...
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How Charter School Associations Can Help Their Schools Succeed Editor’s Note: For this CHARTER EDtalk, we were honored to be...
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Strengthening the Roots of the Charter-School Movement Editor’s Note: This post about the feasibility of charter school expansion was originally...
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The Charter School Solution: Helping Students Who Need it Most Editor’s Note: This video was originally posted by PolicyEd here. Can the...
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Dispelling Common but Unfair Charter School Myths Editor’s Note: This article was originally published on June 27, 2018, here. It...
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Best Practices for Charter School Facilities Financing If you think charter school facilities financing can be a daunting task, you’re in...
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Editor’s Note: We understand that the planning and financing of any facility project are complex, time-consuming, and have the potential...
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Assessing the State of Indiana Charter Schools Introduction Before we dive into the state of Indiana charter schools, here’s a...
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Charter School Capital Helps Minnesota Charter School Bridge the Gap Paladin Career and Technical High School believes in the innate...
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The Potential Impact of the California Legislative Session on Charter Schools Last Friday, the California State Legislature adjourned for the...
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EDITOR’S NOTE 10/11/18: THIS BLOG POST WAS CREATED ON 9/4/18 TO ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF THE SUBMISSION WINDOW FOR THE ...
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Security for Charter Schools: The Five Layers of School Safety Our schools should be safe havens for teaching and learning,...
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Charter School Students Get Recognized by the National Honor Society At Charter School Capital, a big part of our mission...
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Editor’s Note: This post was written by Philissa Cramer and Monica Disare. It was originally published here on April 19,...
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Charter School Capital’s Dewey Awards: Teachers Making a Difference It’s time for the Charter School Capital Dewey Awards! We’re in...
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Charter School Marketing: Powerful Tips for Success Editor’s Note: In the ever-changing world of marketing – and more particularly digital marketing...
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Charter School Enrollment: Unified Enrollment and Enroll Indy Thirty years ago, the process for selecting and enrolling in a school...
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Charter School Capital FAQs At Charter School Capital, we believe in the power of charter schools and their leaders to...
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The Charter School Solution: A Better Education for All Editor’s Note: This article was originally published here on May 12,...
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Charter School Capital Funding Products About Us We are 100% dedicated to the charter space and to enabling the success...
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Charter School Financing: Understanding Bonds Editor’s Note: We understand that navigating charter school facility financing options can be a daunting and...
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 New Five-Day California Charter School Funding Option We heard from a number of charter schools that they needed a faster...
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Charter School Enrollment: Are you making it easy to attend your school? Editor’s Note: This article was originally posted here...
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Webinar: Top Five Financial Mistakes Charter Schools Make…And How to Avoid Them Join us for our live webinar this week!...
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Understanding Charter School Enrollment Marketing Tools Editor’s Note: In this, the proverbial age of technology, we wanted to dive deeper...
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Editor’s Note: This post was originally published here by the Fordham Institute on May 3, 2018. It was written by...
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Charter School Funding Sources: Receivable Sales vs. Traditional Bank Loans At Charter School Capital, we are 100% dedicated to the...
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Walton Family Announces $100 Million for Charter School Investments Editor’s Note: This post about the Walton Family grants towards charter...
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Charter School Financing: Myths vs. Facts From funding your growth, managing deferrals, to investment in facilities, get ahead of the...
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Editor’s Note: Below you will find the video and transcript of our CHARTER EDtalk with Stuart Ellis, co-founder and CEO...
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Charter School Capital Funding Enables Skyline Education to Grow and Provide the Resources Needed for Their Students Read this school...
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Editor’s Note: With the anniversary of our nation’s independence next week, I thought that addressing the idea of freedom, and...
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2018 California Budget Passes Last Thursday the Legislature acted on the 2018 California budget and sent it to the Governor...
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CHARTER EDtalk: A Charter Leader’s Advice on Immigration Policy and Families With all the news of children being torn from...
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Did you miss our live session at the National Charter Schools Conference; Budget Best Practices for Charter Schools? Not to...
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The Top Five Financial Mistakes Charter Schools Make: And How to Avoid Them Did you miss our live session at...
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CHARTER EDtalk: Charter School Budget Best Practices Check out this CHARTER EDtalk for tips and tricks on charter school budget...
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Find Out How to Avoid the Top Five Financial Mistakes Charter Schools Make Our upcoming session at the National Charter...
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JOIN US AT THE 2018 NATIONAL CHARTER SCHOOLS CONFERENCE We are excited for you to join us in Austin, Texas,...
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California Election: Primary Results Come In Tuesday, Californians went to the polls to vote in the ‘jungle’ primary. There were...
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Charter School Resource: Toolkit for New School Development Editor’s Note: The start-up stage includes the very first tasks required to...
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San Tan Learning Center Grows with Charter School Capital Financing In this school spotlight, we’re so proud to share how Charter...
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CHARTER EDtalk: Board Governance- Episode 2, Featuring Darlene Chambers In this CHARTER EDtalk, Janet Johnson, CMO at Charter School Capital,...
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Funding Charter School Facilities: How the Federal Government Can Help Editor’s note: This post was originally published here on March,...
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2018-2019 California Budget May Revision On Friday the Governor released his 2018-2019 California budget May Revision. Below are some highlights...
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Your Ultimate Digital Marketing for Charter Schools Guide is here! Scratching your head as to how to go about implementing...
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  Our 2018 Charter School Honor Roll List is Here! Charter schools help create educational choice. That’s why Charter School...
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Charter School Capital Funding Supports Provisional Accelerated Learning Center’s Success In this School Spotlight, we share how Charter School Capital...
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CHARTER EDtalk: Email Marketing for Charter Schools On this CHARTER EDtalk, Stephanie Ristow, Sr. Marketing Programs Manager at Charter School Capital...
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California Education Reform: Races Heating Up As Election Day nears, two races are heating up that could severely impact California...
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CTE and Non-Cognitive Skills: Finding the balance Editor’s Note: As a parent myself, this topic was of particular interest. I...
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CHARTER EDtalks: Board Governance- Episode 1, Featuring Darlene Chambers On this CHARTER EDtalk, Stuart Ellis, Charter School Capital President, CEO, and...
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California Charter Schools: Legislative Proposals April 11th On April 11th a number of different proposals for California charter schools will...
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Career and Technical Education in High School: Does It Improve Student Outcomes? Editors Note: We wanted to learn more about...
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Arizona State Board of Charter School’s Review of Enrollment/Application Forms   Editors Note: Lynne Adams, a partner at Osborne Maledon spoke with Ashley...
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Charter School Advocacy Month April is a pivotal time in the legislative process when lawmakers make decisions on key legislation...
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Digital Marketing Resources for Charter Schools Today I had the privilege to speak with Michael Barber of b&h and Scott...
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HELP BOOST AWARENESS AND SUPPORT FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS TODAY The California Charter School Conference starts today! We’re thrilled to be...
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California Charter Schools Conference 2018 March 26th – 28th | San Diego, CA After another great year for California charter...
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Florida’s new funding plan could help relieve some charter school tensions Editor’s Note: This blog post was originally published On March...
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Editor’s Note: Much like in the business world, where it costs more to attain customers than to retain existing customers, the...
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7 Things to Know About Facilities Financing   1- Facilities access is an obstacle to growth One of the biggest challenges...
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The 5 Essential Steps to Charter School Facilities Planning Charter school facilities planning can be daunting. If you think that...
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  Did you miss our Digital Marketing for Charter Schools live webinar?  Not to worry, if you want to up...
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Charter School Capital’s Values: Empowerment Sharing our Values At Charter School Capital, we hold each other accountable to core company...
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Charter School Bills Introduced in the California Legislature Last Friday was the bill introduction deadline for the California legislature.  At...
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NEW WEBINAR: Essential Steps for Facilities Planning Webinar Interested in learning more about charter school facilities planning? Join us on...
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The following information was taken from the California Charter School Association: California Charter School Facilities Funding & Flexibility in Jeopardy...
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The Ultimate Guide to Charter School Facility Financing: Straightforward advice on planning, financing options, getting approved, and choosing a partner....
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Florida Legislative and Constitutional Revision Commission Update This article was co-written by Kevin Burgess, Client Service Representative at Charter School...
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Some Charter School Enrollment Practices Under Scrutiny:  ACLU Aims Spotlight on Arizona The federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)...
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Charter School Resource: Flexibility for Accountability, Why Charter Schools Succeed Editor’s Note: This is a great charter school resource! It’s...
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In this school spotlight, we’re so proud to share how Charter School Capital helped Arizona College Prep Academy (ACPA), an...
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Halfway through the academic year, one of the nation’s largest online charter schools, Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow (ECOT), is closing...
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SHARING OUR VALUES At Charter School Capital, we hold each other accountable to core company values as the driving force...
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2018 National School Choice Week Wrap Up With over 32,000 events and rallies of every size taking place from coast...
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  Editors Note: This post was originally published here on 12/13/2017 by National Alliance for Charter Schools, and authored by Stephanie...
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Charter school growth requires solid student enrollment and retention programs that position the school for future replication or program growth....
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EDITORS NOTE: This article was originally published here on January 3, 2018, and was authored by the President of the...
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National School Choice Week (NSCW) is coming January 21-27th, and we want to make sure you’re up-to-date on all the...
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Overview This week, the Governor presented his final Californian budget proposal.  As he has in the past, the Governor was...
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  Happy New Year! At Charter School Capital, we provide charter schools growth capital and facilities financing nationwide,  and we’re...
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We’re thrilled to share some fantastic news with you about the inspiring facility growth of one of our charter school...
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California Prop 39 Deadline for Charter Schools California’s Prop 39 zero-cost energy upgrades can yield charter schools up to 40%...
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“Laissez les bons temps rouler” means “let the good times roll” in Cajun French, and it is quite appropriate this...
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In celebration of Charter School Capital’s 10th year of supporting charter schools across the country, we wanted to give recognition...
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Earlier this month, Los Angeles charter school leaders won changes to the rules under which they operate, via the Los...
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The Arizona Charter School Business Summit has come to a close for 2017, but it’s easy to see how the...
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As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday season, it’s time to reflect on all things and people who make us thankful....
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The 2017 Florida Charter School Conference is a wrap, and having had some time to reflect on this year’s flurry...
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It’s hard to believe the Charter Schools Development Center’s “Leadership Update” Conference is next week! Held in San Diego,CA November...
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The Stories of Inspiration program has garnered an overwhelming response of incredible examples of teachers from across the country. One...
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Our team is looking forward to this year’s Florida Charter School Conference in Daytona Beach, FL.  We’ll be presenting an...
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Charter School Capital is proud to support APLUS+ at the 15th annual network association conference in 2017 in Anaheim, California. For...
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I hear it time and time again – access to adequate facilities is one of the most significant challenges charter...
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Have you submitted your story of the teacher that inspired you or someone you love? If not, tell us your...
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We have been blown away by the beautiful Story of Inspiration submissions that have come in so far. So much...
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Happy World Teacher Day! Everyone has a teacher from their past that changed the trajectory of their life, their perspective on...
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Stories of inspirational teachers don’t always come from the students they affect. In fact, one such story was submitted by...
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Here at Charter School Capital, we continue to be blown away by the beautiful submissions for the Stories of Inspiration...
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Charter School Capital is hitting the road this October! We will be heading to the Texas Charter Schools Conference held October 11-13...
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The newest submission to our Stories of Inspiration campaign is this story from Jim Melko about a teacher who was...
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Charter School Capital, the nation’s leading provider of growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools, reported today that construction...
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Our Stories of Inspiration campaign continues and we’re enjoying reading all the stories of inspiring teachers impacting their students’ lives....
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In honor of the inspiring teachers who have had a positive impact on their students’ lives, we are launching our Stories...
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Everyone has someone – that inspirational teacher that got you to believe in your abilities and in yourself. Who said,...
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On Thursday, September 7th, Spencer Styles, President and CEO of Charter Impact and Bonnie Bensen, CFO at Fortune School of Education, joined our President and...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH  California charter leaders face a variety of challenges in operating schools including planning and maintaining school...
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Greg Richmond, the President and CEO of the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), works with school systems and...
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On August 21st, the legislature will reconvene from summer recess and make one final push to put legislation on the...
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Findings released from the Education Next poll on school choice, common core, and other education-related topics, showed a dip in...
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About 15 years ago, charter school leaders decided to up the ante from seeing students through high school graduation and into a four-year college to seeing them all...
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Charter School Capital sponsored a breakfast meeting this week in Florida with more than 50 charter school principals and assistant...
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Charter School Capital, the nation’s leading provider of growth capital and charter school facilities funds to charter schools, announced today that...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16th! What’s the latest in digital marketing today for charter schools? How is digital...
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Charter School Capital’s facilities arm, American Education Properties (AEP), has acquired two Florida charter school facilities for $30.5 million from...
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Charter schools operating in conflict with local school districts is an issue that’s been around for as long as we...
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The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools is continuing their ongoing work to address common misunderstandings about charter schools, such as charter...
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The Charter School Program (CSP) funding was increased in the House Labor -HHS Appropriations bill on July 13, 2017. The...
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The California Legislature has passed the budget and education trailer bill on to the Governor Brown fulfilling their constitutional mandate...
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Our last two days at the National Charter Schools Conference were a dynamic mix of great keynotes, our second breakout session...
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The Charter School Capital team is packing up and heading to Washington, D.C. next week, June 11-14. We’re proud to...
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We are presenting two breakout sessions at this year’s National Charter Schools Conference. One breakout session focuses on providing solutions to...
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The California Legislature’s Budget Conference Committee has wrapped up and produced a budget for both houses to vote on. The...
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 JOIN OUR WEBINAR ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 31st! Charter schools face many challenges during their stages of growth – whether start-up, expansion, or...
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Many charter leaders around the country joined us on a recent webinar to hear from experts about how Federal and...
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Applications to the California School Facility Grant Program (SB740) are now being accepted starting May 18th. As part of our...
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The Governor has released his May Revision, which is an update to the budget that he introduced in January. This...
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We’re heading back to Washington D.C. June 11-14 for the National Charter Schools Conference put on by the National Alliance for...
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This week saw a lot of action on charter school legislation as Friday, April 28 represented the last day for...
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National Charter Schools Week 2017 (May 1-5) and we’re excited to do our part to support some of the exciting...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 3rd! What’s coming in Federal and State policy issues and what are the key...
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Charter Schools Face Facilities Challenges Access to appropriate facilities and the funds to pay for them remain big obstacles for...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR NEXT TUESDAY! I Need A Better Facility For My School. Now What? Have you thought about the...
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This year’s California Charter Schools Conference was packed full of great keynotes, sessions and networking opportunities and we think it was one...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR THIS THURSDAY! How can social media impact your school’s brand, enrollment efforts and communications to your community? Are...
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With the bill introduction deadline ending two weeks ago, the California legislature is now beginning to hold its first hearings...
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NPR’s education news site, nprEd , recently posted an article giving a rundown on charter schools, namely what ARE they and how...
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JOIN OUR WEBINAR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28! What does it take to start-up, expand and replicate a charter school? Hear from...
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We are excited to announce that American Education Properties (AEP), the facilities arm of Charter School Capital, has acquired the...
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Charter School Capital is excited to announce that its facilities arm, American Education Properties (AEP), has acquired five Florida charter...
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It’s a new year and time for garnering new facilities knowledge for charter school leaders. Join us for our upcoming...
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Charter School Capital is proud to support National School Choice Week this week (and every week) by providing working and...
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National School Choice Week (NSCW) is here! Held every January, NSCW shines a spotlight on effective education options for every...
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Join us on Facebook Live for Growth Strategy and Facilities Financing knowledge with: Dr. Darlene Chambers, Senior Vice President for...
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Still time to register! Finding and securing state-of-the-art facilities and financing is one of the biggest challenges facing charter school...
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The Charter School Capital team sends congratulations to Olive Grove Charter School’s expansion in San Luis Obispo, California. Open since the...
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What’s the latest in digital marketing today for charter schools? How are you using digital marketing to benefit your student...
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The Charter School Capital team congratulates IDEA Public Schools on winning the 2016 Broad Prize. The Broad Prize for Public...
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With Election Day coming up on it’s a good time to take a look at the legislative landscape in California....
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The California State Legislature adjourned on August 31st, giving Governor Jerry Brown until September 30th to sign or veto legislation...
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Facing key challenges in operating your charter school? Want to hear what other charter leaders are doing to aid in...
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The California legislature ended for the year and California charter school supporters witnessed mixed reports. The legislature sent two anti-charter school bills...
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Charter schools make up eight of the top 10 high schools in Arizona according to a report recently released by...
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With a week and a half left in the legislative session there are still several bills pending that will negatively...
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Across the country, today’s charter schools need better access to charter school funding for working capital and facilities financing at...
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More than 300 charter leaders attended the Ohio Auditor of State‘s first Charter School Summit in Columbus, Ohio, last week (August 11-12)....
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On Monday, August 1st, the California Legislature will return from its summer recess. When they return they will have until...
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Here are some major education highlights from the budget that the Legislature passed this week. The Governor will now have...
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As the budget process moves ahead, below we’ve outlined some key information and initiatives that impact California charter schools. This...
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Last week the California Governor Jerry Brown released his May Revision. The Revision amends the budget that he introduced in...
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Have you ever wondered if play matters in today’s education? We did too and so we decided to partner with...
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On Tuesday, May 3rd, thousands of charter school advocates flocked to their state’s capitals to encourage legislative support and action...
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The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release April 29, 2016 Presidential Proclamation — National Charter Schools...
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It’s National Charter Schools Week! Join Charter School Capital as we celebrate the nearly 3 million public charter school students along...
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As the year progresses the education community, including charter school leaders, in California is coming face-to-face with two propositions that...
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When Emily and Ian McVey decided to open a charter school, their primary focus was to bring an innovative education...
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As the saying goes, “if you’re not growing, you’re dying…” Learn the challenges and best practices for charter school growth...
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We’re having a party and you’re invited! Our team is heading to the California Charter Schools Conference in Long Beach...
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Search?! Social?! Mobile?! Web?! Email marketing?! All these words along with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat are enough to make...
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Several initiatives have been filed with the Secretary of State that could affect charter schools. A few weeks ago we...
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Charter schools face multiple challenges from Year 0 inception in establishing the school and a different set of challenges once...
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One of the big policy fights that has been simmering around the Capitol over the last year is whether to...
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On Tuesday, February 2nd, Larry Reider, President of Charter School Property Solutions, joined Charter School Capital Co-Founder, President, and CEO...
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Assemblywoman Marie Waldron has introduced AB 1652 on behalf of her constituents in San Diego. AB 1652 attempts to give...
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Join us for an informative webinar focused on facilities options for charter schools on February 2nd at 9:00 a.m. PST. Finding...
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Are you celebrating National School Choice Week (NSCW)? Along with 16,000+ events and 232+ governors, mayors, and county leaders, our team...
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Did you know that this week is National School Choice Week 2016? That’s right! Held every January, National School Choice...
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This week California Governor Jerry Brown released his proposed budget that invests significantly in K-12 education. The California budget update...
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Register today! Space is limited. Join us for Facilities Financing Options for Charter Schools – December 2015 on Dec 15,...
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Register today! Space is filling up.  Join us for an informative webinar focused on facilities financing options available to charter...
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The Charter School Capital team is packing up and getting ready to head to Columbus, Ohio next week to celebrate...
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Late last month, the California legislature adjourned for the year, ending the 2015-2016 legislative session. The session saw a flurry of...
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This weekend the Governor vetoed AB 787. The measure would have prevented a charter school from operating as a for-profit...
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Planning to boost student enrollment? Looking at classroom improvements and upgrades? Want to maintain control over your school facilities? Join...
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Over the next few weeks, our team at Charter School Capital is following the California Charter School Association’s (CCSA) campaign...
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Join us for our upcoming webinar – Building a Growth Strategy for Your Charter School on Tuesday, September 22 starting...
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Last week the legislature adjourned for the year, completing the first year of the 2015-2016 legislative session. Friday night saw a...
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Today the Seattle Times Editorial Board said, “The Washington Supreme Court should reconsider its ruling that the state’s charter school...
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Last week, the California legislature returned from its month long summer recess and will meet for a few weeks before...
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On June 15th the California Legislature met their constitutional obligation and passed a budget on time, though it was a...
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On May 14th the Governor Jerry Brown released his May Revision. The May Revision contains the Governor’s adjustments to his...
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On April 8th the Assembly Education Committee voted to pass AB 787 on a party line vote. Assemblywoman Shirley Weber...
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In a big victory for California charter schools, the California Supreme Court ruled that the Los Angeles Unified School District was required...
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Last Friday was the deadline for California charter school bills to be introduced in the legislature. With thousands of bills...
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This month, budget hearings are set to begin as the California Budget Subcommittees of the Legislature look at the Governor’s...
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Join us on Wednesday, February 18th at 9:00 a.m. Pacific / 12:00 p.m. Eastern for our webinar, “Building a Growth Strategy: Start-up, Growth,...
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We’re excited to announce that American Education Properties (AEP) has acquired Cleveland Arts and Social Sciences Academy’s (CASSA) building in a...
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On January 9th Governor Jerry Brown unveiled his new budget proposal for the year. The legislature will begin hearing the...
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This week the legislature reconvenes for the 2015-16 legislative session and below we have outlined how committee changes may impact...
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As the dust settles on the California general election we can begin to see what it means for education reform advocates...
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We are so excited to learn that Mosaica Education was selected as the highest performing Education Management Organization (EMO) in Ohio, out...
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In an op-ed published recently in the Wall Street Journal about school choice, charter leader Eva Moskowitz says when it comes...
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After the polls closed in California and a long night of counting ended most of the state’s legislative and state-wide...
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The National Alliance of Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) recently announced their newest campaign, “The Truth about Charter Schools,” where they...
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The last day of September was officially the close of the 2013 – 2014 legislative session. Though the legislature adjourned...
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Welcome to Charter School Capital’s weekly round-up where we feature charter school news about operations, policy, funding for charter schools,...
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On Friday, California Governor Brown began taking action on education related bills that were on his desk and he vetoed...
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To successfully serve students and provide an excellent education for all, every charter school needs funding. In Minnesota, charter school...
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In June of this year, we announced a $500 million facilities fund, and the formation of American Education Properties (AEP),...
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Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Science, a California charter school, has been ranked one of the Top 10 High...
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Welcome to Charter School Capital’s weekly round-up where we feature news about charter school funding, operations, policy, charter school facilities...
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At the start of 2014 the California Teacher’s Association, the state’s largest teachers union, made a decision to focus on...
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Welcome to Charter School Capital’s weekly round-up where we feature charter school news about operations, policy, funding for charter schools,...
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Desert Star Academy, a college preparatory charter school in Arizona, opened its doors this past Monday. The Arizona State Board...
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Bad news was delivered to a number of education advocates hoping to place a California school bond on the November...
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Charter School Capital supports the efforts of many state charter school associations across the country. In Ohio, charter schools are...
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A recent interview in Education Week highlights some charter school policy issues to watch for this year. Todd Ziebarth, the...
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  Charter schools are changing the face of education in America, and whenever change starts to happen, debate tends to follow....
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If there’s one thing we know at Charter School Capital, it’s charter school growth strategies. We’ve supported charter school expansions, strategized about new...
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This legislative update covers a bill that could have serious ramifications for local charter schools. As the legislature gets ready...
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We know that summer is a busy time for educators, and when you’re trying to manage staffing, budget for your school’s needs,...
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When Jason Wall decided to open Young Scholars Academy, he wanted to focus on kids that everybody else had given-up...
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With less than four months remaining before the November general election, interests groups in the state are gearing up for...
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Last week, at the National Charter School Conference in Las Vegas, we announced an innovative $500 million charter school facilities...
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On Friday, Governor Jerry Brown signed the California state budget. Here are the key education highlights. Assumes the Governor’s revenue...
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In our ongoing effort to provide CA budget updates, here is the most relevant information for charter schools in California....
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California Charter Schools – Legislative Update Last week both the California Assembly and Senate Appropriation Committees met to send the...
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Below is an overview of the Governor’s May Revision provided by Capital Advisors Group: The following is Capital Advisors Group‘s initial...
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This week California Governor Jerry Brown presented his May Revision, which revises his January budget proposal. It is forecast that the...
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The California Assembly Education Committee passed AB 2007 by Assemblywoman Shannon Grove from Bakersfield. This is very positive for California...
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Charter school leaders are today’s entrepreneurs and education innovators. With more than 6,500 charter schools supporting 2.5 million students today,...
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Trying to help students with disabilities learn is a tough job. To be successful, school administrators need to focus on...
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Providing a quality education to at-risk students often requires multiple resources. One-on-one teacher instruction, access to current technology and customized lesson...
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“Without Charter School Capital, we honestly wouldn’t exist.” Those are the words of Ricardo Mireles, executive director of Academia Avance...
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The team at Charter School Capital is hosting our next webinar on charter school growth strategy, featuring the stages of...
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Zalika Gardner, co-founder of KairosPDX and Director of Learning for the Early Learning Center, spoke on April 12th at TEDx...
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San Tan Learning Center began its third year partnering with Charter School Capital to manage the school’s incredible growth since...
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Charter School Capital recently attended the groundbreaking ceremony events for Cambridge Prep Academy’s new facility in Arizona. See the article...
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EdSource reported in an article earlier this week that the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is continuing it’s efforts to...
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Charter School Capital is getting ready to head to San Jose for the 21st Annual California Charter Schools Conference. This...
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In celebration of National School Choice Week, we want to hear your stories! How has school choice helped your education?...
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Even the most successful organizations face difficulties when expanding, and charter schools in particular face extra challenges. Public funding is...
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Share What School Choice Means To You In honor of National School Choice Week (Jan. 26 – Feb. 1, 2014),...
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Charter High School of the Arts – Multimedia and Performing (CHAMPS) in Van Nuys, California has a diverse culture and unique educational...
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Next Tuesday, January 21st, at 9:00 a.m. PST, Charter School Capital will be hosting its first California Legislative Update Webinar...
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BUDGET PROPOSAL POSITIVE BUT MAY CLASH WITH LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES Last week California Governor Jerry Brown released his proposed budget for...
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The California Department of Education is requesting that all data files be submitted no later than Wednesday, January 15th in...
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Increases in available charter school funding and changes in lease aid may impact your charter school. Lease aid for fiscal...
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Effective charter funding solutions vary from school to school and from state to state. And while finding those solutions takes...
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To Test or Not to Test: That is The Question Last week, California Governor Jerry Brown signed bill AB 484...
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Planning, locating and securing facilities is challenging for most charter schools, as Arizona College Prep Academy in Tucson learned through...
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The Charter School Capital team attended the 2013 National Charter School Conference in Washington, D.C. last week where we met great...
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The Charter School Capital team’s bags are packed and we are heading to DC for the 2013 National Charter Schools...
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  Charter School Capital was excited to learn that San Tan Learning Center was presented the Large Business of the...
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The California Legislature has adopted a budget and passed it, along with the trailer bills, to the Governor for his...
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In the mid-1980s, San Bernardino’s traditional public high schools were suffering a dropout rate of 40-50%. The system was failing....
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Monday night, June 10th, the conference committee closed out the open items in the budget negotiations.  The legislature and the...
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Last week the California legislature finished their Budget Subcommittee hearings on the Governor’s revision to his January budget proposal.  The...
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On Tuesday the California Governor released his May Revision which contains changes to his January budget proposal.  As expected, with...
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Last week the Assembly Education Committee passed AB 948, as amended, out of committee on a unanimous vote.  AB 948...
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This week America honors charter schools and the tremendous contributions they make to the education landscape.  “Delivering on the Dream”...
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It felt like they were set up for failure. In June of 2012, Academic Performance Excellence Academy (APEX) in the...
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– Not to the benefit of charter schools Last week the legislature’s Assembly Education Committee continued its year-long process of...
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Consistency and community are critical to educational development. Those are the motivating principles behind Excel Prep, an in-demand charter school...
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It may become more difficult to open a California charter school that is a new conversion. This week the California...
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If the California Charter School Act of 1992 marks the charter school community’s most pivotal legislative victory, it can be...
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Among the factors that determine a student’s likelihood to attend college, middle school figures prominently. Performance during grades six through...
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At CHAMPS Charter High School of the Arts in Van Nuys, California, creativity takes center stage. While financial strain has...
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In celebration of the 20th anniversary of charter schools in California, we’ll be counting down the days to the California...
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Last week the California Governor Jerry Brown released the funding projections for school districts and charter schools under his new...
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The Governor of California has released his education trailer bills (trailer bills are the implementing legislation used to enact changes...
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Now that the state of California’s Advisory Commission on Charter Schools (ACCS) has set their hearing for February 6th it has become...
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Not only is Minnesota the birthplace of charters, its current charter school laws are earning the state praise. The National...
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Right now, more students in the United States are attending public charter schools than ever before. According to the latest...
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With California Governor Jerry Brown releasing his January budget proposal the administration’s educational priorities have become clear for everyone to...
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With Election Day now behind us, it is clear that the big winner in California was the governor, Jerry Brown....
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As Election Day draws near, the battle between Proposition 30 (the California governor’s tax plan to help balance the state budget) and Proposition 38 (Molly Munger’s education...
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  Why Do Charter Schools Close? This month, The Center for Education Reform recently released a comprehensive analysis of charter...
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Last Friday, August 31, the California legislature adjourned for the year, completing their work on several controversial issues in the...
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Much of the current education discussion in California today is focused on the upcoming tax increase initiative, Prop 30, and...
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Yesterday, Senator Elaine Alquist amended her bill SB 1290 to change how charter schools are renewed in California. This may...
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Tuesday, June 5th was Election Day, and the results may have an impact on funding for charter schools in California...
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Thanks for visiting our new Charter School Capital website and blog. We’re glad you’re interested in what Charter School Capital...
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