February 2018

First-Of-Its-Kind Report Highlights Challenges Facing Urban Native American Youth in Public Schools & Showcases Alternative Public Education Programs Addressing These Challenges

Anahuacalmecac International Preparatory High School of North America (Anahuacalmecac) is featured in a first-of-its-kind research report recently issued by the National Urban Indian Family Coalition (NUIFC) that highlights challenges facing urban Native American youth in public schools and the alternative public education programs addressing these challenges. Read more.

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Groundbreaking Rally hosted by Charter Public School Advocates at California Democratic Party Convention

This weekend, hundreds of democratic party parents and voters rallied in support of charter public schools at California Democratic Party Convention. Learn more about this groundbreaking event here.

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Paul Tough to Serve as the Closing Keynote Speaker at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference!

The 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference will feature Paul Tough, bestselling author, as the closing keynote on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Don’t miss this exciting keynote by registering for the event today.

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Democratic Charter Public School Parents and Supporters Rally at the California Democratic Party Convention in San Diego

Hundreds of registered Democratic charter public school parents, teachers, students, community activists and education advocates from across the state rallied at the California Democratic Convention today to raise awareness among Democratic Party delegates, candidates and elected officials on their shared progressive values, focus on social justice and how charter schools are providing a great education to all students regardless of zip code, income or ability level. Learn more.

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Keeping Our Students Safe

A note from Jed Wallace, President and CEO, CCSA, about the importance of taking action to help ensure all of California’s kids are safe.

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Hundreds of Democratic Party Parents and Voters Rally in Support of Charter Schools at California Democratic Party Convention

Charter public school families and supporters from across California are traveling to San Diego to participate in a march and rally to raise awareness among the Democratic Party on how our state’s charter public schools are aligned with the Party’s progressive goals and focus on social justice.

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Attend the Annual Governance Summit at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference

The 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference will be held in San Diego, CA from March 26-28, 2018. CCSA is proud to host the Annual Governance Summit to provide charter school board members with guidance regarding the most common and complex issues schools face across the state. Learn more here.

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Make the most of CCSACon 2018 by attending workshops, summits and networking events

CCSA looks forward to hosting you next month, March 26 to 28 for the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference in San Diego. Make the most of this year’s event by taking advantage of the many programming opportunities and networking events. Learn more.

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CCSA Resources for Families Affected by Closure of Paramount Collegiate Academy

CCSA has provided a statement and resources for families affected by the closure of Paramount Collegiate Academy.

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Youth Organizing: Young People Engaged in Collective Action Can Affect Social Change

Learn about why youth organizing is an effective strategy to engage young people in civic action and create change.

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CCSA Has Teachers Covered at the 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference

CCSA looks forward to hosting the California charter community next month, March 26-28 for the 25th Annual Conference in San Diego. In 2018, CCSA is offering programming opportunities specifically for teachers including a Teacher Summit Opening Session on Monday, March 26. Haven’t registered yet? February 16 is the last day to receive the standard registration rate.

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