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CDE to Release New Assessment School Data in September

The California Department of Education (CDE) announced a tentative public release for the 2014-15 CAASPP results. Learn more about the state assessment system, including the available communications tools, upcoming events and technical supports for how best to understand the data.

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Sign Up Today for CCSA's Governance Academy!

Back by popular demand, the California Charter Schools Association is bringing back our one-day Governance Academy, offered in partnership with Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP, and Young, Minney and Corr, LLP. The Governance Academy is a free, in-person only, four-hour intensive workshop designed to help school leaders and governing board members increase their knowledge of ethical and legal obligations as stewards of public institutions.

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Class of 2015 California High School Exit Exam Issue Resolved

Last week, Governor Jerry Brown signed SB 725 (Hancock), an urgency measure that removed the high school exit exam requirement as a condition of receiving a diploma for the class of 2015

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Sign Up Today for New 2015-16 Leadership Development Opportunities

Attention school leaders in LA, San Diego and San Bernardino! Based on the successes and learning from last year’s pilots, CCSA and School Leaders Network (SLN) will offer more opportunities in the 2015-16 school year.

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2015 California STEM Symposium: Register Now to Save

Register today to be part of California’s largest gathering of professionals devoted to STEM education. Regular-priced registration is available through September 15.

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Conference 2016: Announcing Pre-Conference Workshops and Schools Tours

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CCSA is excited to offer pre-conference events on Monday March 14, 2016 as part of the 23rd Annual California Charter Schools Conference taking place March 14 -17 in Long Beach, CA. These events include two all day workshops and school tours to local charter schools. All of these events require pre-registration—check them out and add to your 2016 experience today!

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CCSA Answers: Does the Healthy Workplaces Healthy Families Act of 2014 Apply to Charter Schools?

Question: Do the new sick leave requirements under AB 1522, the Healthy Workplaces Healthy Families Act of 2014 apply to charter schools?

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Reminder: Annual Fall Data Campaign Starts Week of August 24!

Participate in CCSA’s annual Fall Data Campaign by completing a brief 15-minute survey.

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Register Today: Special Education 101 Webinar on August 24!

Join CCSA’s Special Education Team to learn about special education and charter schools during a FREE webinar on August 24.

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Save the Date for CCSA's Fall Business Managers' Meetings!

Wondering about the 2015-16 State Budget and how the state’s financial situation will impact your school? Look no further than CCSA’s Business Managers’ meetings!

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