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O'Farrell Charter School Receives National Attention for Excellence in Urban Education

O’Farrell Charter School was recognized for being one of the highest performing urban schools in the nation based on their work serving a diverse student population in grades kindergarten through 11th grade with a high percentage of low-income students.

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Orange County Board of Education Approves Two New Charter High School Options for Parents

The Orange County Board of Education (OCBOE) unanimously approved Unity Middle College High School and Ednovate’s Santa Ana high school bringing new charter public school options for students in Orange and Santa Ana for the 2016-17 school year.

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Response to Article in the San Diego Union-Tribune: Charter school closes in Oceanside

Read CCSA’s response to San Diego Union-Tribune article, “Charter school closes in Oceanside.”

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Response to Dr. Jane Gawronski's Op-Ed Calling for Support of Charters by Districts

Read CCSA’s response to Dr. Jane Gawronski’s op-ed in the San Diego Union-Tribune, “Successful charter schools deserve more support from districts.”

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Response to Los Angeles Times Op-Ed by Diane Ravitch

Read CCSA’s response to the op-ed, “What LAUSD needs in its next superintendent.”

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June 2015 CEO Message

Read the June 2015 CEO Message from Jed Wallace.

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Deloitte Hosts Strategy Workshop for Environmental Charter Schools Leadership and a Fictional Case Study Program for Students

A Los Angeles charter school network, Environmental Charter Schools, collaborated with Deloitte during a five-month pro bono engagement to develop organizational strategy for creating new professional development programming and an interactive “Day in the Life of a Consultant” program for Environmental Charter High School students.

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Oakland Charter School Profile: Community School for Creative Education

Learn how the Community School for Creative Education is serving students in Oakland.

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Gina Plate, CCSA Sr. Special Education Advisor, Re-elected Chair of Statewide Advisory Commission on Special Education (ACSE)

CCSA’s Sr. Special Education Advisor, Gina Plate, has been re-elected as the Chair of the California Advisory Commission on Special Education (ACSE). Also, apply to be nominated for the Commission!

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The Charter School Movement Stands United on Improved Public School Quality for All Students through the "National Public Charter Schools Commitment to Quality" Initiative

Thirty-nine state-and city-based public charter school support organizations, including CCSA, collectively signed the “National Public Charter Schools Commitment to Quality” at the National Charter Schools Conference held in New Orleans, Louisiana June 21-24.

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