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  • Title: National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: .. NACSA: National Association of Charter School Authorizers.. Contact Us.. Home.. Search.. Sitemap.. What s New.. The State of Charter School Authorizing.. Check out NACSA's fifth edition of The State of Charter School Authorizing!.. NACSA Celebrates National Charter Schools Week.. In celebration of this week, NACSA has encouraged its members to think thoughtfully—and take action— about the ways they can advance the charter movement through high-quality authorizing.. Welcome to NACSA.. Quality authorizing leads to quality charter schools.. NACSA is devoted to improving charter school authorizing policies and practices.. Principles & Standards.. Download Principles & Standards for Quality Charter School Authorizing.. prev.. next.. NACSA News.. Recognizing the Importance of Authorizing during National Charter Schools Week.. National Survey Shows Growth and Improvement in the Authorizing Sector.. RSS Feed.. More News.. Charter Schools Today.. state-by-state map.. Explore NACSA's interactive  ...   School Authorizing.. Leaders Program.. Fellows Program.. The Fund for Authorizing Excellence.. The Fund: 2009-2012 Report.. Authorizer Development.. What We Do.. For Members.. About Membership.. Authorizers.. Non-Authorizers.. Member Spotlight.. Member Testimonials.. Benefits.. Job Board.. Join Us / Renew.. Members Only.. Policy Resources.. Policy Guides.. Congressional Testimony.. Statewide Authorizer Legislation.. ESEA Waivers.. Closing Failing Schools.. Endorse and Apply Authorizer Standards.. Standards of Renewal.. Statewide Authorizers.. Authorizer Comparison.. Interactive Map.. State-by-State Listing.. Publications Resources.. NACSA Knowledge Core BETA – Search Courses Resources.. Authorizer Facts Report.. Index for Essential Practices.. Chartering Quality – NACSA’s Official Blog.. CRPE Study on Special Education Enrollment.. Media.. Media Kit.. Press Releases/Statements.. In the News.. Images and Logos.. Annual Conference Events.. Annual Leadership Conference.. Webinars.. Subscribe to Charter Schools Today.. 2013 National Association of Charter School Authorizers.. All rights reserved.. About.. Members.. Policy.. Events.. Facebook..

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  • Title: Contact Us - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: NACSA.. |.. | Contact Us.. Your feedback is important to us.. Please e-mail us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots.. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to share with us any questions, comments, or other input that you have, or if you would like to join our general mailing list.. We look forward to hearing from you!.. Membership Payment Conference Registration Questions:.. (877) 376-0135.. National Headquarters.. National Association of Charter School Authorizers.. 105 W.. Adams Street, Suite 3500.. Chicago, IL 60603-6253.. Phone: 312.. 376.. 2300.. Fax: 312.. 2400.. Web:.. www.. qualitycharters.. org.. ^ Back to Top..

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  • Title: Search - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | Search.. Search:..

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  • Title: The State of Charter School Authorizing: A Report on NACSA’s Authorizer Survey - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: Publications & Resources.. The State of Charter School Authorizing: A Report on NACSA’s Authorizer Survey.. NACSA seeks to document and analyze the progression of charter school authorizing practices through its annual authorizer survey.. Each year, the organization documents its findings in.. Now in its fifth edition, the report highlights trends in authorizing and the use of NACSA's.. Principles Standards for Quality Charter School Authorizing.. to affect the education of thousands of charter school students.. This annual report provides an overview of the policies, practices, and characteristics of the nation’s largest charter school authorizers, as well as a sampling  ...   State of Charter School Authorizing.. Download Past Editions of The State of Charter School Authorizing:.. The State of Charter School Authorizing 2011.. :.. 4th Annual Report on NACSA's Authorizer Survey.. The State of Charter School Authorizing 2010.. 3rd Annual Report on NACSA's Authorizer Survey.. Download report appendices.. The State of Charter School Authorizing 2009: 2nd Annual Report on NACSA’s Authorizer Survey.. Download the report Appendix.. The State of Charter School Authorizing 2008: Annual Report on NACSA's Authorizer Survey.. NACSA's State of Charter School Authorizing Series is licensed under a.. Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.. 0 United States License..

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  • Title: Recognizing the Importance of Authorizing during National Charter Schools Week - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: Recognizing the Importance of Authorizing during National Charter Schools Week.. As the country celebrates National Charter Schools Week, the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) highlights the important role authorizers play in bringing high-quality public school options to millions of children.. Authorizers are at the core of NACSA’s.. One Million Lives.. campaign.. By opening only the charters most likely to succeed, replicating those producing exceptional results, and closing those that fail to provide a high-quality education, authorizers hold the power to transform public education.. Read Statement..

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  • Title: Welcome to NACSA - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | Welcome to NACSA.. Across the nation, education leaders are discussing how to produce a greater number of high quality charter schools to meet the educational needs of public school.. students.. NACSA members are at the center of those conversations.. NACSA is unique in the charter school movement.. It is devoted exclusively to improving public education by improving the policies and practices of the organizations responsible for authorizing charter schools.. Quality authorizing leads to quality charter schools, and NACSA is creating the environment of expectations, relationships, practices, policy, and resources for authorizers to excel.. NACSA works with local experts to create the conditions needed for quality schools to thrive.. We push  ...   Authorizing Excellence.. , NACSA and its members are leading the way toward an even more professional, creative, and effective charter school authorizing sector.. NACSA believes that genuine reform through charter schools occurs through the balanced interplay of three principles: choice, autonomy, and accountability.. Good authorizers maintain high standards for themselves and their schools, preserve the autonomy of the schools they charter, and protect the interests of students and the communities they serve.. Learn more about NACSA.. Authorizers maintain quality within the charter school sector.. This publication gives a brief overview of how NACSA and its members are leading the way toward an even more professional, creative, and effective charter school authorizing sector..

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  • Title: Principles & Standards - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | Principles Standards.. The.. , first established in 2004, reflect the lessons learned by experienced authorizers.. This foundational resource for NACSA has been used to guide authorizing practices across the country and has been referenced in state statutes.. It focuses on the ends that authorizers should be aiming to attain in creating and upholding high expectations for the schools they charter while recognizing that there are many means of getting there.. The Principles articulate a set of beliefs about quality charter school authorizing.. The Standards identify core authorizer responsibilities and describe how the principles are  ...   charter school authorizers.. The 2012 revision of.. was drafted with considerable input from a national Advisory Panel of diverse, experienced practitioners, the new edition identifies three Core Principles and includes new standards and practical guidance in the five key areas of agency capacity and commitment, application process and decision making, performance contracting, ongoing oversight and evaluation, and revocation and renewal decision making.. This publication will be updated periodically.. Contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots.. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to order hard copies.. Download 2012.. NACSA's.. is licensed under a..

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  • Title: National Survey Shows Growth and Improvement in the Authorizing Sector - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | National Survey Shows Growth and Improvement in the Authorizing Sector.. National Survey Shows Growth and Improvement in the Authorizing Sector.. April 18, 2013 (Chicago)–The charter school authorizing sector continues to expand and improve according to a report released today by the.. National Association of Charter School Authorizers.. (NACSA).. These findings are shared in..  ...   Authorizer Survey.. NACSA conducts its research each year to glean learnings that will help all authorizers meet the challenges inherent in the oversight of these public schools.. “Strong policies and practices are critical to ensuring that only the best schools are opened and remain open,” said NACSA President and CEO Greg Richmond.. Read the release..

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  • Title: Press Releases/Statements - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | Press Releases/Statements.. 05/08/2013.. 04/18/2013.. Mississippi’s New Charter Law a Win for State’s Children.. 04/17/2013.. April, 17, 2012 (Chicago)—Greg Richmond, president and CEO of the National Association of Charter School Authorizers, today issued the following statement regarding Governor Phil Bryant’s signature of Mississippi's new charter school law:.. “Today, the future of Mississippi’s children got a little brighter with Governor Bryant’s signing of the state’s new charter school law.. Now, children and parents will have the same opportunities as others around the country to select a school that best fits their needs.. I commend the Mississippi Legislature and Governor Bryant for a law that not only expands choice, but also adopts nationally-recognized standards for charter school authorizing.. Through their efforts, Mississippi has taken tremendous steps to ensure that schools approved in their state will have the greatest chance to fulfill the charter promise of an outstanding education for all students.. ”.. Read Release.. NACSA Names 11 to Second Cohort of its Leaders Program.. 04/09/2013.. The success of the charter school movement is dependent on strong leaders capable of developing sound policy, leading a portfolio of high-performing schools, and ensuring that every charter school provides an outstanding education to its students.. To assist in further advancing the profession of those entrusted with approving, monitoring, and renewing charter schools, the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) last year launched its Leaders Program.. Today, the organization is pleased to announce the selection of the second cohort of this highly-selective and rigorous program.. “Authorizers are critical to creating and sustaining a high-performing network of charter schools across the county,” said NACSA Vice President of Human Capital Jamey Roberts.. “This program provides leaders and emerging leaders of authorizing agencies with the leadership, management and authorizing expertise necessary to fulfill the promise of charter schools.. Charter School Authorizers Group Issues 2012 Professional Practice Index.. 03/06/2013.. NACSA report provides roadmap for better charter schools.. March 6, 2013 (CHICAGO) –The.. National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA).. today released its.. 2012 Index of Essential Practices.. , a set of professional practices to guide quality charter school  ...   own work.. Reporting on authorizers that include those responsible for overseeing the majority of charter schools in the nation, this year’s.. indicates authorizers are implementing nine or ten of the 12 Essential Practices.. “This report tells us whether authorizers are using these Essential Practices, but it does not evaluate how well they’re using these practices, so it’s not the whole story.. The ultimate measure of strong authorizer practice is the quality of an authorizer’s schools and whether children are learning,” Richmond said.. is informed by NACSA’s annual authorizer survey, which in 2012 covered 157 active authorizers, both large and small.. A companion report,.. The State of Charter School Authorizing 2012.. , will be released in the coming weeks.. It will contain aggregated results of NACSA’s entire authorizer survey, showing patterns in adoption of essential practices, new data on charter school openings and closures, and other indicators of progress in the authorizing profession.. Quality authorizing is the cornerstone of NACSA’s.. campaign, launched in late 2012 to engage a broad coalition to give one million more children the chance at a great education by closing the lowest-performing charter schools and opening many more great new charter schools.. About NACSA:.. The National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA) is committed to advancing excellence and accountability in the charter school sector and to increasing the number of high-quality charter schools across the nation.. To accomplish this mission, NACSA works to improve the policies and practices of authorizers—the organizations designated to approve, monitor, renew, and, if necessary, close charter schools.. NACSA provides training, consulting, and policy guidance to authorizers.. It also advocates for laws and policies that raise the bar for excellence among authorizers and the schools they charter.. In late 2012, NACSA launched its.. campaign to give one million more children the opportunity to attend a great school.. Visit.. Contact: Courtney Leigh Beisel, 312.. 2316, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots.. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Download Press Release PDF.. Start.. Prev.. 1.. 2.. 3.. 4.. 5.. 6.. 7.. 8.. 9.. 10.. Next.. End.. Page 1 of 17..

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  • Title: National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: Charter Schools Today.. Charter School Rally Planned In Austin.. May 8, 2013 5:33 AM.. D.. C.. Mayor Gray nominates two individuals to PCSB.. May 8, 2013 4:41 AM.. SC political briefs, May 8.. May 8, 2013 1:43 AM.. Lakes Area Charter School equipment goes to good homes.. May 8, 2013 12:00 AM.. Lawmakers discuss creation of charter schools for Nebraska.. May 7, 2013 6:13 PM.. NC Senate passes bill creating separate state board for charter schools.. May 7, 2013 6:00 PM.. Celebrating Charter School Successes: This Week and Every Week.. May 7, 2013 7:57 AM.. Aspire Charter Schools Expands Blended Learning into Elementary.. May 7, 2013 5:21 AM.. (TUE 5/7)Proposed Charter School Board Faces Test in Senate.. May 6, 2013 11:11 PM.. State achievement district seeks volunteer council members.. May 6, 2013 3:56 PM.. Push To Expand Charter Schools.. May 6, 2013 1:45 PM.. How Charter schools cherry pick students.. May 6, 2013 12:36 PM.. Grand Valley expands Detroit presence with new HQ.. May 6, 2013 7:35 AM.. Bank of America gives charter  ...   members.. May 5, 2013 5:38 AM.. York City school reform: Why the committee chose an internal plan over charter schools.. May 4, 2013 2:14 PM.. As Texans search for alternatives to underfunded public schools, they self-segregate.. May 3, 2013 1:12 PM.. Charter schools rules still being written in 2013.. May 3, 2013 11:00 AM.. York district will not switch to all charter schools.. May 3, 2013 8:05 AM.. Law on charters still needs work.. May 3, 2013 4:08 AM.. Virtual schools offer cost savings.. May 2, 2013 2:22 PM.. Alexander and Landrieu Celebrate National Charter Schools Week.. May 2, 2013 11:36 AM.. NC charter school board ready for Senate debate.. May 2, 2013 3:16 AM.. Washington charter school panel selects its chairman.. May 2, 2013 2:37 AM.. Conn.. school advocates to hold rally at Capitol; upset over legislature's education cuts.. May 2, 2013 2:01 AM.. NC charter school board bill delayed in Senate.. May 2, 2013 1:29 AM.. Steve Sundquist, ex-Seattle School Board boss, to head charter-school panel.. May 1, 2013 10:17 PM..

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  • Title: Interactive Map - National Association of Charter School Authorizers
    Descriptive info: | Interactive Map.. Charter schools are a creature of state law, and the rules and regulations that apply to them vary greatly from state to state.. From the type of authorizers allowed (school districts, universities, state boards of education, municipalities, or other institutions), to the pace of charter school  ...   more about authorizing in a specific state, click on the map below*:.. * Some information on the individual state pages was compiled by the National Alliance of Public Charter Schools and the Center for Research on Education Outcomes and is listed here with their permission.. ** Last updated 3/5/2013..

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