The Charter Option
So you are -- or want to be -- a charter school authorizer. Now what? This article appears in the Winter 2005 issue of NSBA's Leadership Insider.
NACSA Comments on NAEP's Charter School Test Data
Mark Cannon, NACSA executive director, released the following statement on August 17th, 2004 in response to the American Federation of Teachers’ analysis of charter school data from the 2003 National Assessment of Education Progress (NAEP).
The Nuts & Bolts of Charter Districts
The Education Commission of the States has published a series of four papers entitled "The Nuts & Bolts of Charter Districts." For a link to the papers on the ECS website, select the heading, above.
Fordham Institute Study on Charter School Authorizing
Statement by Mark Cannon, NACSA executive director, upon the June 5 release of the Thomas B. Fordham Institute study, “Charter School Authorizing: Are States Making the Grade?”
Michigan News (CMU): S&P Charter School Reports Online
Standard & Poor’s released on April 24, 2003 its second round of analysis of charter schools authorized by Central Michigan University.
Charter Schools in NY: A New Choice in Public EducationDisplaying 1 - 6 of 6 item(s)
This report, dated March 11, 2002, by the SUNY Charter School Institute details progress of public charter schools in educating at-risk children.