January 2014

New Report: How Los Angeles Charter Schools Answer the College Readiness Challenge


CCSA has released a new report on Los Angeles public high schools which shows that charter schools surpass traditional district schools in graduating college-ready students of all backgrounds.

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New National Rankings Find California Charter School Laws Rank in Top Ten in Nation

Today the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released their 5th annual ranking of state charter school laws. Once again, California is among the top ten states with the strongest charter laws in the nation.

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2014 National School Choice Week Kicks-off

Every January, National School Choice Week provides an unprecedented opportunity to shine a spotlight on the need for effective education options for all children.

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Las Escuelas Chárter de Los Angeles Están Inscribiendo a Estudiantes Ahora

Las escuelas públicas chárter de Los Ángeles están aceptando solicitudes de familias para el año escolar que comienza en el otoño de 2014.

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Los Angeles Charter Schools are Open for Enrollment

Los Angeles charter schools are accepting applications from families for the school year starting in fall 2014.

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January 2014 Message to Members from Jed Wallace


Happy New Year! 2014 promises to be another year of remarkable growth and expanded impact for California’s charter schools.

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Ingenium Teacher Named National Teacher Fellow


Brandy Price is just one of only 13 educators selected nationwide and will be representing California.

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CCSA Statement on Governor Brown's Proposed Budget

Jed Wallace, president and CEO of the California Charter Schools Association (CCSA), issued a statement today regarding the release of Governor Jerry Brown’s 2014-15 proposed budget.

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The Debate Must Move On; Charter Schools Are Here to Stay

A recent WNYC SchoolBook blog post takes a systematic look at charter schools, and examines some hot-button questions about how charters really work and the impact they are having.

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Fact Sheet: Los Angeles Charter Schools and College-Readiness

In January 2014, CCSA released a report which shows that LA charter schools surpass traditional district schools in graduating college-ready students of all backgrounds. See the key findings, including data on African-American and Latino students.

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