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Guajome Park Academy 2nd Annual Charter Schools Job Fair

Guajome Park Academy invites you to register for their 2nd Annual Charter Schools Job Fair on April 8, 2017.

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CCSA Responds to Administration Policies Regarding Transgender Students and Immigration

Read about CCSA’s response to the Trump Administation’s policies on transgender students rights and immigration, as well as access CCSA resources for members affected by these policy changes.

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Prop 39 Applicants: Reminder to Respond to the District's Preliminary Offer by March 1

School districts were required to provide each eligible Prop. 39 applicant with a preliminary offer of facilities by February 1. Charter schools must respond to the district’s preliminary offer no later than March 1 expressing any concerns with the offer and/or making a counter-offer. Read on for more information and template response letters.

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New California School Dashboards from CDE now available for Schools to Preview!

In March the California Department of Education (CDE) will publicly release a new California School Dashboard. The Dashboard will color-code ratings on a number of indicators that the State Board of Education recently approved as part of its new accountability system (formerly known as LCFF Evaluation Rubrics). These dashboards are currently available for preview for schools, using a login provided by the CDE.

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CCSA PCSGP Application Consultations: February 27th through March 6th, by Appointment Only

CCSA’s Knowledge Management Team will be offering one-hour consultations on February 27th through March 6th for any Member School that has questions related to completing the Public Charter Schools Grant Program (PCSGP) application.

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Preparing for the Public Charter Schools Grant Program: Application Requirements Webinar

Got questions about how to complete the latest Public Charter Schools Grant Program application? Join this webinar to receive an overview of the latest RFA, learn what’s new, and get your questions answered by Alice Miller, Managing Director of Knowledge Management

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CCSA Answers: Does the annual March 15th deadline for employee layoff notification apply to charter schools?

Question: Does the annual March 15th deadline for employee layoff notification apply to charter schools?

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CCSA Reminds Members of Supports Available to Schools and School Communities

CCSA is offering assistance, resources, and connections to immigration organizations to charter schools affected by ongoing challenges families may face related to immigration. Learn more about how you can get in touch with our immigration assistance team.

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Sign up Today for CCSA's Pre-Conference LCAP Workshop!

Got questions about the LCAP and the new LCAP rubrics, otherwise known as the California School Dashboard? Your school’s LCAP should influence your budget and align with your charter petition, Title Plans, student assessments and WASC goals.

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CCSA Answers: Safety Plan Requirement and Charter Schools

Question: Do the state safety requirements included in Article 5. School Safety Plans Education Code Section 32280 apply to charter schools?

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