March 2018

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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Don't Miss the 25th Anniversary Celebration Reception & Plenary at Conference 2018 on March 27

Are you planning on attending the 2018 conference? If yes, here’s an event you do not want to miss. Haven’t registered yet? There’s still time - March 23 is the last day to register online - after this date all registrations will be onsite at the San Diego Convention Center.

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SB 1362 Would Disrupt Education for 233,000 Charter Public School Students

CCSA has released a statement about the negative impact SB 1362 (Beall) would have on 233,000 California charter public school students if enacted. Read more about CCSA’s opposition here.

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CCSA Stands with Students and Families, Declares "Enough to Gun Violence"

CCSA released a statement in support of the National Student Walkout to End Gun Violence.

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Take Action to Support Charter Schools!

Right now, Congress is making crucial decisions about education funding for next year, and this is our chance to tell Congress to increase funding for charter schools.

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CCSACon 2018 is Two Weeks Away. Register Today!

The 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference is only two weeks away. Register today to save time onsite. One-day and member rates are still available. Learn more.

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Registration Open for Pre-Conference Workshop About the LCAP & CA School Dashboard

Don’t miss this intensive pre-conference workshop will provide you with insights into LCAP Template requirements as they apply to charter public schools. The workshop will also cover the State Board-Approved State & Local Indicators as identified in the California Dashboard, and how to use the Dashboard data to effectively tell your charter public school story.

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Reminder: Conference Opening Plenary Session Starts at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, March 26

The 25th Annual California Charter Schools Conference schedule is different this year. Be sure to review this year’s schedule of events so you do not miss any of the exciting and inspiring programming.

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