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School Leaders Network & CCSA Announce Leadership Development Opportunity Aligned to Common Core

Member schools can take advantage of professional learning opportunities offered by the School Leaders Network at a significantly reduced cost. Through this initiative, school leaders will be supported in the transition to common core.

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Announcing Transition of EWBT to CharterLIFE for Health Insurance Benefits and Services

The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) and the CCSA Employee Welfare Benefit Trust (CCSA EWBT) program are pleased to announce a collaborative transition of relationship and the establishment of “CharterLIFE” that will continue to provide health insurance benefits and services for the California charter school community.

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Pivot Learning Partners Provides FREE Online Platform for Writing Charter LCAPs

Pivot Learning Partners offers comprehensive support and services to help charter schools leverage LCFF and LCAP in order to create more transparent, efficient and inclusive school planning and budgeting systems at no-cost to schools.

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The California K-8 NGSS Early Implementation Initiative Launches

Two charter management organizations (CMOs) and eight school districts have been selected to participate in the California K-8 NGSS Early Implementation Initiative.

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LCFF Funding Snapshot now Available!

Charter schools can view the first official calculations of $42 billion in school funding they will receive under the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) via the new “LCFF Funding Snapshot.”

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Public Charter Schools Grant Program RFA Coming Soon!

The planned release date of the 2014-15 Public Charter Schools Grant Program (PCSGP) Request for Applications (RFA) for Planning and Implementation (P/I) grants is August 1, 2014.

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CCSA Answers: New Changes to Transitional Kindergarten and their Impact on Charter Schools

What changes occurred in the Transitional Kindergarten (TK) program as a result of the State Budget adoption, and what is their impact on charter schools?

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#CCSACON 2015: Summer Registration Special + Chance to Win + Host Hotel Reservations are Open

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CCSA is proud to offer our Summer Registration Special - a flat rate of $325 per person for the 22nd Annual CA Charter Schools Conference taking place March 16-19, 2015 in Sacramento.

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Featured Grant: Toshiba America Foundation Grants

Funding to help make science and mathematics more engaging for students in grades 6-12.

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CCSA Answers: Recommended State of a Charter Petition for Signature Gathering

When obtaining petition signatures must the charter be complete? In other words, must it be the exact petition that will be submitted to the district, or can the petition be revised beyond that point?

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