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School Spotlight: Common Core Implementation

Adopted in 2010 by the California Department of Education (CDE), the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are currently in the implementation phase. Learn more.

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Updated: E-Rate Webinar on October 9 - Register Today!

Learn about the recent FCC E-Rate Modernization Order changes to the E-Rate Program. Register for the webinar!

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Conference 2015: Award Nominations Due October 16 + Super Early Bird Registration $50 Discounts

October is the best time to share your collective charter community voice! Register for a discounted conference rate, submit a proposal to present at the event and nominate someone for a Hart Vision Teacher and Volunteer of the Year nominations. Learn More.

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University of California A-G Articulation Conferences

The University of California has announced that in February 2015 it is releasing an online platform to submit A-G courses. Register Today!

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The Classical Academies Charter Schools Demonstrates Hybrid Models Can be Successful for Serving All Students Including Students with Special Needs

Special Education is a field that is wide open to embracing the many autonomy that the charter movement offers. As a hybrid model, Classical Academies offers its students a high quality combination of both a rigorous classroom setting combined with the personalization provided by independent study.

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CCSA Answers: Are Charter Schools Required to Designate LEA status in their Charter Petition?

Question: Is a charter school required to state in their petition whether or not they want to be their own Local Educational Agency (LEA)? Answer: Charter schools need to disclose their entire governance structure and describe their financial planning…

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Scholastic School Supply Scam uncovered by The Better Business Bureau

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) has recently been receiving complaints against Scholastic School Supply. Consumers reaching out to the BBB allege that Scholastic School Supply is sending false invoices to schools and school districts throughout the country for a bulk purchase of text books that were never requested or received.

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Don't Miss CCSA's Business Managers Meetings!

Got questions on the 2014-15 State Budget and how the state’s financial situation will impact your school? Look no further than CCSA’s Business Managers’ meetings!

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Requesting Prop. 39 Facilities? Take Advantage of CCSA Resources and Free Legal Help

The Prop. 39 application cycle is underway and CCSA has new and updated resources, including free legal help, available for member schools.

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Free Resource for Eye Exams and Glasses for Students

Vision To Learn (VTL) is a non-profit organization that provides free eye exams and glasses to children in low-income communities throughout California through a mobile optometric clinic that comes to their elementary school and community center.

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