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  • Advice for Educators Who Want to Start Charter Schools

     

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    If you could pick just one thing, what advice would you have for someone who is thinking about starting their own school?

    From: In the News. Published April 12, 2012. Last Modified March 18, 2013.
  • Low-Cost Membership Provides More Support to New School Developers

     

    To start a charter school in California, you need a vision, passion, and perseverance. You also need a rock-solid petition, a board of directors, authorizer approval, and a facility. It's not easy to turn the dream of opening a school into reality, especially in these tough economic times, but the growth of new high-quality charter schools is critical for families in communities with few good educational options.

    From: In the News. Published October 20, 2011. Last Modified October 24, 2011.
  • Getting to Know: Hrag Hamalian, Founder of Valor Academy

     

    Teach for America alumni Hrag Hamalian leads Valor Academy, a charter middle school he founded in the San Fernando Valley to prepare low-income students for college. He recently sat down with CCSA to reflect on the state of public education in Los Angeles, Teach for America, education reform and the charter movement.

    From: In the News. Published August 15, 2011. Last Modified August 15, 2011.
  • Member Perspective: Starting a Charter School

     

    This September, Jim Kennedy will be heading a new elementary school opening on the eastside of Los Angeles called Extera Public School. This exciting new beginning is also the culmination of two decades of work in education for Kennedy, who had two key pieces of advice for those thinking about starting a charter school.

    From: In the News. Published June 15, 2011. Last Modified June 15, 2011.
  • The Trials and Tribulations (and Exhilaration) of Starting a Charter School

     

    This September, Jim Kennedy will be heading a new elementary school opening on the eastside of Los Angeles called Extera Public School. This exciting new beginning is also the culmination of two decades of work in education for Kennedy, who in this piece reflects on the events of the past year since taking the plunge into the charter school landscape.

    From: In the News. Published June 14, 2011. Last Modified June 14, 2011.
  • Interested in Starting a Charter School?

     

    Join CCSA for a free four-part online webinar series called "Starting a High-Quality Charter School." The series provides participants with an understanding of the school development process and the building blocks necessary to develop a charter school.

    From: In the News. Published November 1, 2010. Last Modified October 20, 2010.
  • Workshops Help with Starting a High-Quality Charter School

     

    October 20 marks the first session in a free four-part online webinar series called "Starting a High-Quality Charter School." The series provides participants with an understanding of the school development process and the building blocks necessary to develop a charter school.

    From: In the News. Published October 19, 2010. Last Modified October 20, 2010.
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