Join us on the Northern California coast for the 18th annual California Charter Schools Leadership Institute

Published February 24, 2016 05:25

The priority application window for this year's California Charter Schools Leadership Institute (held June 19-24, 2016 in Marshall, CA) is set to close in less than three weeks on Tuesday, March 15.

Apply now to have the best chance of being admitted to this program, which has trained hundreds of California principals, administrators, and board members over its 17-year history. Space is limited to 50 participants, so don’t wait to apply!

Receive comprehensive training on the essential
charter school topics

The goal of the Leadership Institute is to provide attendees with the knowledge, skillsets, and professional networks that we have seen the most successful charter leaders utilize during our twenty-year history.

To this end, CSDC staff and expert guest presenters provide trainings on a wide range of essential charter topics, like accountability, renewal, legal issues, special education, collective bargaining, personnel, authorizer relationships, governance, finance, facilities, and more.


...and do so in a beautiful, relaxed setting

CSDC has hosted the Institute at a variety of attractive locations, including a mountain resort in Lake Tahoe, a hotel beside the Berkeley Marina, and, now, a peaceful coastal retreat on the Tomales Bay—the perfect setting to take in a variety of trainings and build connections with fellow California charter school leaders.


...all at a fraction of the actual cost.

Thanks to generous philanthropic support, the participant fee at this year's Leadership Institute is only $895.00 per person. The fee includes the cost of registration, materials, and presentations, as well as all meals and five nights of double occupancy (same sex) lodging at the Marconi Conference Center. (Participants are expected to pay the costs of their own travel to and from the conference center as well as any incidentals.)


The priority application deadline closes in less than 3 weeks.

The priority application for this year's program closes on Tuesday, March 15, 2016.

Get started on your application by clicking below:

Applications not approved in the priority round will be considered in the regular round. The final application deadline is Friday, May 13, 2016.

We look forward to reviewing your application!

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