March 3, 2010 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release March 3, 2010
Contact: Vicky Waters, CCSA (415) 505-7575 firstname.lastname@example.org
California Charter Schools Association Awards Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Supporter of the Year Hart Vision Award
SACRAMENTO, California.--The California Charter Schools Association today recognized Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger as this year's recipient of the Hart Vision Award for Charter School Supporter of the Year for his continued commitment to charter schools.
"Over the past year, Governor Schwarzenegger was instrumental in promoting charter school legislation, supporting Race to the Top, and protecting budget for facilities even in these tough economic times," said Jed Wallace, President and CEO of the CCSA.
Other Hart Award recipients this Thursday included:
- Charter School Volunteer: Peter Trueblood from North Oakland Community Charter School.
- Charter School Authorizer of the Year: El Dorado County Office of Education
- School Board of the Year: Los Angeles Unified School District