March 29, 2023
The California Legislature's education committees are starting to review bills in the current session. We’re still very early in the legislative process and lots of bills will inevitably fall out...
March 05, 2023
February 22, 2023
February 21, 2023
Attend this year's 2023 Governance Webinar Series: Completing the Form 700 to learn more about how to complete the Form 700.
February 14, 2023
February 13, 2023
This morning, the California State Auditor released a program audit of the Charter School Facility Grant Program (CSFGP) and Conduit Financing Program, largely confirming that the programs are...
February 09, 2023
This policy helps to frame the respective roles and responsibilities of the governing board and the administrative staff of the school.
This policy is optional for charter schools. Nonprofit corporation law governs many aspects of board governance. Many items relating to governance are also contained in a nonprofit...
It is useful to have a policy that outlines the process a charter school board uses to adopt policies...
Education Code section 51225.3 identifies the state mandated graduation requirements for high school students. Historically, charter schools had been understood to be waived from these requirements...
This document serves as a basic foundation for an employee handbook that needs to be tailored by you to suit the specific needs and policies of your school.
February 05, 2023
Sacramento, CA—Late last week, the Newsom Administration released its “trailer” legislation for their 2023-24 budget proposal with details on the proposed Equity Multiplier...
Governor Newsom reportedly is quietly backing away from a prior plan to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations for school children according to reports...
February 02, 2023
Congratulations, the other members of the governing board have elected you to be the board chair for the upcoming year. You switch seats, pick up the gavel, and wonder, “...Now what?”
January 25, 2023
January 18, 2023
This webinar provides California’s most comprehensive, charter-specific breakdown of the governor’s budget, including how declining state revenues will impact overall K-14 education funding.
January 10, 2023