Category: Board Governance

Board Governance 101

Webinar: Board Governance 101 If you missed this information-packed webinar, now you can watch it when it’s convenient for you! For this presentation, we were honored to be joined by Board Governance experts, BoardOnTrack. Our Ryan Eldridge, Charter School Advisor, sat down with Mike Mizzoni, Director of Leadership and Governance Training at BoardOnTrack to provide…

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Charter School Governance: What is an Academic Excellence Committee

Charter School Governance: What is an Academic Excellence Committee? EDITOR’S NOTE: We’ve curated this informative post from our knowledgeable friends at BoardOnTrack and was originally published here. BoardOnTrack is the platform, partner, and community empowering charter boards and executive leaders to reach a higher bar, together. They equip trustees with a powerful combination of data and…

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CHARTER EDtalk: How to Measure Charter School Performance and Achievement

CHARTER EDtalk: How to Measure Charter School Performance and Achievement In this CHARTER EDtalk, Charter School Capital’s Chief Marketing Officer, Janet Johnson, and Chief Operating Officer, Kirt Nilsson, were privileged to sit down with the “father of the charter school movement”, John Cairns.  John shares his perspective on how to best measure charter school achievement…

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How to Run a Charter School as a Non-Educator

How to Run a Charter School as a Non-Educator For this CHARTER EDtalk, Janet Johnson, Charter School Capital CMO, and our Head of Business Consulting, Tricia Blum sat down with Sharon Thompson, the Board Chair for Wayne Preparatory Academy in Goldsboro, North Carolina. We wanted to talk with Sharon in order to understand what, if…

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CHARTER EDtalk: Board Governance – Episode 2

CHARTER EDtalk: Board Governance- Episode 2, Featuring Darlene Chambers In this CHARTER EDtalk, Janet Johnson, CMO at Charter School Capital, sits down with Darlene Chambers, Sr. Vice President for Programs and Services, National Charter Schools Institute and Charter School Capital President and CEO, Stuart Ellis, to discuss the importance of charter school board governance to…

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The Charter School Promise: Finding the Balance

Fulfilling the Charter School Promise: Accountability Matters; So Do Freedom, Fair Funding, and Strong Operators Editor’s note: This post was originally published here by The74 and written by Andrew Lewis, an education and political consultant and the former longtime executive vice president of the Georgia Charter Schools Association. Charter schools operate within a framework of flexibility for accountability. At…

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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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