December 2016

State School Facilities Bond Webinar Video Recording

CCSA held a webinar on December 15 on the State School Facilities Bond created through Proposition 51, which includes $500 million for charter public school facilities. Watch a recording of the webinar and download the PowerPoint slides to learn more about how to participate in the State Bond program here.

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CDE Hosting Seminars on Effective Use of Student Assessments

Want to learn more about how your school’s California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) results can support student learning? Join the California Department of Education in a two-day professional development workshop on how CAASPP results can be used to help student achievement. Read more to find workshops available in your area.

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State School Facilities Bond Webinar for Charter Schools on December 15

Proposition 51, the K-14 School Facilities Bond, passed on November 8, 2016 with 55% of the vote. Proposition 51 includes $500 million for charter public school facilities. Applications for bond funds will not be available for a few months. In the meantime, join CCSA on Thursday, December 15 from 1-2 p.m. for a webinar on the State School Facilities Bond program and how charter schools can participate in the program.

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Prop. 39 Applicants: Respond to School District ADA Projection Letters by January 2, 2017

Under Prop. 39 regulations, school districts were required to express any objections to ADA projections contained in charter school Prop. 39 facilities requests by December 1, 2016. Charter schools must respond to the district’s objections by either reaffirming or modifying the charter school’s previous projections as necessary by January 2, 2017, or the district’s ADA projections cannot be challenged. For links to template response letters and more, please read the full entry.

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Sesame Street endorses CCSA Vendor Member, Yup Tutoring

The Yup Team is excited to announce their new partnership with Sesame Street!

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CCSA Answers: Parental Notification for Pest Control

Question: We have a pest control company scheduled to fumigate our charter school and are wondering about requirements for parent notification.

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