Training for Charter School Board Members

Announcing Academic Oversight for Charter School Boards, a free workshop for charter school board members on March 8, in New York City

Update: the workshop has reached capacity and the RSVP list is now closed. If you would like to receive updates about future workshops, please sign up for our monthly email updates.

We organized this workshop to address a common challenge many charter school boards face today: proper oversight of a school’s academic program. Board members without an academic background consider this task to be daunting, especially in an environment with continuously changing assessments and moving targets.¬†Our March workshop will help board members sharpen their oversight skills to…
  • Provide detailed academic analysis during authorizer renewal visit interviews
  • Engage in meaningful discussion about academics with a school’s leadership team
  • Improve renewal candidacy through oversight of academic programming