CCSA Statement on the Naming of the New President and CEO of the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
July 1, 2010
For Immediate Release
July 1, 2010
Contact: Vicky Waters, CCSA
Peter C. Groff was named to the post at the Annual National Charter Schools Conference this week
"CCSA and its member schools welcome Peter Groff as the Alliance's new leader and share in his vision for taking charter schools to even higher levels of impact on behalf of public school students across the United States."
"We believe Mr. Groff's commitment, leadership, and vision in the charter school movement will contribute in the continued growth, innovation, and success of charter schools.
"His experience in the Obama Administration and the Colorado Senate will be instrumental in the years to come as we all strive to close the achievement gap and to offer high-quality education opportunities to every family.
"California charter schools face many challenges, and we look forward to working with the Alliance and Mr. Groff during this transition, and in the years to come."
About the California Charter Schools Association
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