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Press Release: Los Angeles Charter Schools Outperforming Traditional Public Schools

Results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), known as the Nation’s Report Card, show that Los Angeles charter public schools are performing better than non-charter schools locally and nationally. Learn more!

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Celebrate National Charter Schools Week & Teacher Appreciation Week

Mark your calendars on May 6-12, 2018 for #TeacherAppreciationWeek & #CharterSchoolsWeek! We can’t wait to celebrate CA charter public schools and the amazing educators that make them a wonderful place to learn for our students. Learn about ways you can celebrate.

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Press Release: CCSA, California Legislative Black Caucus Unite to Demand Educational Equity Now

n an effort to engender greater equity within California’s educational system, the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) today joined members of the California Legislative Black Caucus and members of California’s African-American community to announce Assembly Bill (AB) 2635, which will secure additional educational funding for African-American students by fixing a fundamental flaw in the state’s educational budget known as the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF).

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Tell Congress to Increase Funding for Charter Schools!

Right now, the U.S. Senate is making crucial decisions about education funding for next year, and this is our chance to tell our Senators to increase funding for charter public schools. Learn about how you can get involved.

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Media Advisory: CCSA, California Legislative Black Caucus to Unite & Demand Educational Equity Now

CCSA will join members of the California Legislative Black Caucus and members of California’s African-American community Wednesday, April 11 at 10 am. to announce AB 2635, which will secure additional educational funding for African-American students by fixing a fundamental flaw in the state’s educational budget known as the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). Learn more.

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CCSA Statement: CCSA Discontinues Two Facilities-Related Lawsuits Against LAUSD

View a statement from Jed Wallace, President and CEO, CCSA, about CCSA’s decision to discontinue pursuit of two facilities-related lawsuits against the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) and to focus renewed effort on working collaboratively with LAUSD to ensure every public school student - both traditional and charter - has a stable, suitable place to learn.

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25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference Highlights

Check out highlights from the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference March 26-18, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center!

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10 California Charter Public School Seniors Awarded Prestigious College Scholarships

The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is proud to award 10 inspirational, high-achieving charter public school seniors a $2,000 Susan Steelman Bragato Scholarship at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference in San Diego.

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13 Hart Vision Awards Presented to Charter Public School Leaders and Advocates at 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference

The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is honored to recognize thirteen exceptional charter public schools, teachers, leaders and advocates with a prestigious Hart Vision Award at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference in San Diego.

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Thousands Convene in San Diego to Celebrate 25 Years of Charter Public Schools "Making a Difference" in California's Public Education System at Annual Conference

This week, March 26-28, 2018, thousands of charter public school teachers, leaders, and supporters are meeting at the San Diego Convention Center to attend the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference. The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is proud to host this event in celebration of 25 years of charter public schools “Making a Difference” in the lives of students and families within California’s public education system.

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