Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Announcements & Current Issues - Charter Schools (CA Dept of Education)

Announcements & Current Issues - Charter Schools (CA Dept of Education):

Announcements & Current Issues - Charter Schools

What's New

PCSGP Planning and Implementation Grant Request for Applications page for Fiscal Year 2016-17 
Access to application materials and pertinent information about the PCSGP Planning and Implementation Grant.
2016-17 Charter Schools Annual Information Survey 
The annual Charter School information page with links to the 2016-17 survey, helpful survey instructions, and a feature that allows the survey to be printed.
Smarter Balanced Assessment Systems Presentation (PDF) 
Charter Schools Presentation on the Smarted Balanced Assessment System.
Charter School Authorizer Webinar 
Guidance and Technical Assistance for Prospective Charter School Authorizers.
Charter School Authorizer Oversight and Monitoring Webinar 
Guidance for the Oversight and Monitoring of Charter Schools by an authorizer.
Charter School Authorizer Oversight - Renewal, Revocation and Closure 
Guidance from the California Department of Education Charter Schools Division for charter school authorizers regarding Renewal, Revocation and Closure.
Charter School Closure Process 
The following page provides information on charter school closures, the handling of documents and notification, record transfer and retention, student transfers, and recommended procedures for financial close-out. The page now includes lists of charter schools that have closed.
Enactment of Senate Bill 1290 
Information on the enactment of Senate Bill 1290 (Chapter 567, Statues of 2012).
Charter School Map of California 
Map of California broken down by county. Click on the county and find a charter school. Non classroom based schools are highlighted in pink and also specified.
Non-regulatory Guidance: NCLB LEA Plans for Direct-funded Charter Schools Receiving Federal Monies 
Information regarding the requirements for completing the Local Education Agency (LEA) Plan required by the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act.
School Accountability Report Card (SARC) 
Information for charter schools to submit a School Accountability Report Card (SARC).
Charter Schools Division Contact 
Phone and e-mail contact information for Charter Schools Division staff by topic and geographic regions.
Sign Up for the Charter School Listserv 
Details on how to subscribe to the Charter School Listserv, access to historic postings on the listserv, and Frequently Asked Questions related to user participation on the listserv.
Public Charter Schools Grant Program 
Information on the Public Charter Schools Grant Program.
Questions: Charter Schools | charters@cde.ca.gov | 916-322-6029 
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