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#CCSACon18 Low Registration Rate Closing & Call for Proposals Deadline EXTENDED!

This Friday, Sept. 29 is the deadline to lock-in your registration at a low $350 as well as submit your conference session proposal for the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference. Learn more about this year’s conference, registration rates, deadlines, and our Call for Proposals.

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Conference Deadline Alert: Call for Proposal Deadline is This Friday, September 22

The 2018 CCSA Call for Proposals is open for the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference to be held March 26-28, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center. Please note that the deadline is earlier this year. Submit your proposal to present a breakout or poster session by Friday, September 22.

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CCSA Conference Back-to-School Registration Deadline is Friday, Sept. 29

Only a few more days remain to lock-in the flat registration rate of $350 for the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference held March 26-28, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center.

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Statement from Jed Wallace and CCSA regarding Trump Administration Rescinding DACA

Today, the Trump Administration rescinded the DACA program, placing the civil rights of immigrant students in jeopardy. See Jed Wallace and CCSA’s statement about this issue and learn what CCSA is doing to support extended protections for young people formerly protected under DACA.

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We Stand with Dreamers

Take action TODAY to stand up for the civil rights of all public school students, regardless of their immigration status, by urging your members of Congress to co-sponsor the DREAM Act of 2017, which would allow Dreamers to receive a high-quality education that prepares them for college, career, and a better life for their families. Join us.

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[Action Requested] Sign Letter Urging Trump and Congress to Support DACA and Dreamers

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and its proposed successor, the Bar Removal of Individuals who Dream and Grow our Economy (BRIDGE) Act, have been threatened to end. Please help us support Dreamers and the DACA program by signing a letter from FWD.US urging President Trump to continue his commitment to the DACA program, and urging Congress to pass legislation to protect Dreamers.

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#CCSACon18: Conference Call for Proposals Deadline is Friday, Sept. 22

It’s that time of year again! Make sure to submit your proposals to present a breakout or poster session at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference. The deadline to apply is a few weeks earlier this year. Submissions are due by Friday, Sept. 22, 2017.

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DACA. LGBTQ. Bullying. Learn how to address these & other issues in the new school year.

CCSA is sharing resources from our team and our partners in education to help you address the needs of your school community related to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, protections for LGBTQ youth, any policies that specifically affect Muslim families, and more.

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A Safe Haven: LA Charter Nurtures, Educates the Homeless

On Monday August 14, a Los Angeles-based independent charter school opened its doors with a goal to not only change the educational trajectory of its students, but in particular, put homeless children and their families on the path to success.

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Two New Project-Based Learning Charters to Open in Northern & Southern CA This Fall

The school year is around the corner and for two unique California charter schools, they are preparing to open their doors for the first time. Learn about these new project-based learning charters in Northern and Southern California that are reinventing education in their communities.

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