October 2015

Fact Sheet: New Schools 2015-16

Charter growth and enrollment grows every year in California. Updated October 2015.

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Chamberlin Family Foundation reiterates $1 million commitment to Richmond Promise program

In advance of the October 27 Richmond City Council meeting on Tuesday, October 27, the Chamberlin Family Foundation is pleased to reiterate its commitment to support the Richmond Promise initiative with a $1 million contribution, provided that all Richmond public school students are equitably included.

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CCSA Responds to CREDO's Online Charter Schools Report

CCSA provided the following statement in response to CREDO’s 2015 report about online charter public schools.

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Serving in East Oakland is Personal for Bay Area Native Lindsey Fuller

Lindsey Fuller is now in her fourth year with Aspire, where she is able to affect change for her students in and out of the classroom. As the Dean of Students, Fuller utilizes her background as a teacher and leadership abilities to spread best practices across all of Aspire’s campuses.

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Response to Report, "Charter School Black Hole"

Read CCSA’s statement in response to a report by the Center for Media and Democracy (CMD), “Charter School Black Hole” released on October 21, 2015.

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Ficha de Datos: La Verdad de las Chárter Hoja de hechos

Comparta La Verdad de las Chárter y ayude a romper mitos comunes que persisten sobre las escuelas públicas chárter de California.

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New Ed Trust-West Report: More Than Half of the Top California Schools for Low-Income Students Are Charter Schools

Data from educational justice group shows that charters are pivotal in helping students overcome the barriers of poverty.

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School Profile: Cornerstone Academy Preparatory School

Excellent teachers lead to successful students at Cornerstone Academy Preparatory School.

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Fact Sheet: Truth About Charters

Share the Truth About Charters and help dispel common myths that persist about California’s charter public schools.

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Media Advisory: Charter Families & Teachers to Protest at Richmond Mayor's Office

Charter school parents, students and teachers will demand that elected officials include charter school students in the $35 million in college scholarships provided by the “Richmond Promise.”

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Los Angeles voters strongly support public school choice for families; cite education as most important issue the city faces

By a wide margin, Angelenos support expanding access to high-quality charter public schools and magnet schools

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Natomas charter school marks 10 years, celebrates first-ever homecoming

A lot has changed in the 10 years since Natomas Pacific Pathways (NP3) charter school first opened. For starters, the school now serves 1,100 students in grades 6 through 12, compared to just 82 students 10 years ago.

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Register Today for CCSA's FREE Technology Accessibility Webinar - October 27, 2015

In this free webinar learn best practices for how to manage when the latest technological enhancement to your academic program is not accessible to students or parents with disabilities. The webinar also offers 1.5 California participatory MCLE credits.

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School Profile: LUCHA elementary in East San Jose

Parent are at heart of LUCHA elementary school in east San Jose.

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Counting Down to National School Choice Week 2016!

National School Choice Week is a nonpartisan, nonpolitical public awareness effort that highlight a variety of school choice options. Learn more

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