Services


Charter Authorization

Services to Increase Charter Authorization Quality

CHART

Charter Renewals

 

Charter School Support

Contract Formation and Negotiations

Accountability

Crisis Management

Governance

Financial Oversight

Training

Charter School Authorization

Charter Authorization

Assisting authorizers or school districts with a full menu of charter school authorization and oversight support.

CHART

Charter school Application Review Tool.  Online evaluation tool for standard application review.  CSS brings a cadre of expert reviewers, with varied expertise, to evaluate charter school applications. In addition, authorizers can use the CHART tool for their own staff to evaluate applications, which makes the summary of all evaluations more efficient.

Charter Renewals

The contract renewal process entails a District Site Review (DSR) conducted by independent charter school experts who produce a written summary and detailed rubric scores for essential standards for charter schools.

 

 

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Charter School Services

Contract Formation and Negotiations

Accountability

Solutions that move you from good to great! Systems performance assistance on UIPs, APR performance reports, charter school governing board accountability; Instructional component assistance to include: Improve classroom performance and management, data influenced decisions, and curriculum & assessment; offering technical assistance and advice to charter school accountability committees.

Crisis Management

Offering insight to daily and extraordinary hurdles that threaten superior governance, administration and relations with districts.

Governance

From legal to interpersonal, CSS provides training and advice on best board practices ranging from general know how to specific situational requests.

Financial Oversight

Solving questions regarding: Financial Transparency Act, budget analysis, mentorship for business managers, assisting board finance committees, evaluative comparison of your school’s finances.

Training

Train district staff on how to review applications and use of our tools, facilitate hearings or accountability committees, Interview founding board members, external review of applications based on focus of desired expertise.