Don't Miss CCSA's In-depth Annual Governance Academy!

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April 5, 2013 Got questions about charter school governance? Don't miss CCSA's 3-hour in-depth Governance Academy which is offered just once a year, in partnership with Procopio, and Young, Minney & Corr, LLP!!

This FREE, intensive three-hour workshop is a must for board members and school leaders alike, giving you all the key information you need to be an effective steward of a charter public school. Meetings are offered online and in locations across the state: April 15, 24, 26 and 29.

The Governance Academy helps schools develop legally-compliant governing board policies and procedures, and establish clear roles and responsibilities, including financial oversight and student performance. Schools will learn how to identify key areas of expertise for high-functioning boards and receive training on the Brown Act. The workshop will also include discussion of financial responsibilities and oversight as well as HR Issues, and board committee limitations and duties.

Other topics to be covered:

  • Political Reform Act
  • Conflict of Interest Code Basics
  • Statement of Economic Interest Basics (Form 700)
  • 501(c)(3) corporations
  • Brown Act/Open Meetings
  • Meetings
  • What is a meeting?
  • Requirements
  • Closed Sessions
  • Public's Rights
  • Minutes
  • Penalties

REGISTER TODAY! Please contact Carlyn Obringer if you have any questions!