At the Capitol: Statewide Advocacy

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The California Charter Schools Association is working hard to improve the environment for charter schools in California. Our statewide and local advocacy presence, combined with your action, benefits the charter school movement.

How CCSA works for California charter schools

  • Advocates for state budget equity
  • Tracks bills in the Legislature with impact to charter schools
  • Ensures equitable operational funding through tough budget times
  • Improves access to facilities for charter schools in a variety of ways
  • Works to ensure successful local charter renewals
  • Provides charter schools with a comprehensive range of special education options
  • Shares what's going on in our weekly Capitol Update

Become an Advocate for the Charter School Movement

Watch this short video on how to have an effective legislative meeting, then download the Legislative Advocacy Toolkit to learn how to get Legislators involved in the life of your school, schedule a meeting with your elected officials, understand the life cycle of legislation, and more.

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