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Virtual Charter School Accountability: What We Can Do Now
Research & Publications
Your State ESSA Plan is Approved – Now What?
Beyond the Fringe
Charter schools began on the fringe of the public school landscape. As enrollment grows and charters serve more and more students in many cities, the ways students and families navigate all public schools is also changing.
Authorizer Survey on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Authorizing Data in Depth: Special Education
NACSA’s 2015 survey asked authorizers if they use certain special education oversight and accountability practices, either currently, or at least once over the last two years.
Federal Policy 103: Alphabet Soup
Authorizers are the primary body responsible for charter school oversight, but many federal entities—via their role in federal policy development, implementation, and/or oversight—can also play a role in charter school oversight. As … Read More
Federal Policy 104: Oversight of Federal Funds in Charter Schools
ESSA for Authorizers
Federal Policy 102: Impact on Charter School Oversight
Federal Policy 102: Impact on Charter School Oversight Charter schools are public schools. As public schools, they are governed by federal and state laws. Charter schools are commonly exempted from many state … Read More