The Role of the Board

A strong Board is an integral part of any high quality charter school, but too often well-meaning board members are not clear on their role in the organization. Focusing your board on the right topics — strategy, finance, leadership, and governance — and...

The New Work of Boards and School Leadership

It’s back to business as usual after a pandemic; a new normal. Charter school boards and leaders have learned some valuable lessons – good and bad. In this session we will talk about a valuable way to collect and use data (academic and non-academic) to...

Finding the “Right Fit” in Board Members

Boards need to understand who should actually be at the table when governing for sustainable success. This webinar highlights some practical strategies at determining the needed resources, the right diversity that represents and reflects the student population and...

New Updated Sample Policy Manual & How it Impacts Your School

The Charter Support Unit has had a sample policy manual available for schools to use since 2013. A new version of the manual was just completed and released. The update includes many policies related to statutory requirements (such as the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas...

Public Meeting Notice of Virtual Meeting

Florida statute 1002.33(8)(p) specifically permits governing board members to “attend in person or by means of communications media technology used in accordance with rules adopted by the Administration Commission under s. 120.54(5).”   The rules that were...