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Charter Schools Will Continue to Receive Funding During COVID-19 Closures

Last Friday, Governor Newsom provided a boost of confidence to charter schools and traditional district schools that are currently or about to close, issuing an executive order that protects state funding for all public schools in response to...

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Stand for All Students Rally: One Year Later

For us here at CCSA, the start of March comes with memories of last year’s exuberant and powerful Stand for All Students Rally.

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How are Black students in California doing?

During Black History Month, while we’re celebrating the legacy and accomplishments of Black leaders and pioneers, we’re also focusing on Black students. Specifically, whether our education system is living up to its promise and helping them...

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An Important Victory for Kids in the Bay Area

Last week, Alpha: Cornerstone Academy families in San Jose secured an important win for their school and the broader charter school movement in California. By a 5-2 margin, the Santa Clara County Board of Education voted to renew the ...

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2020: Navigating a New Era for California's Charter Public Schools

The new year is here—and so too is a new era for nonprofit charter public schools in California. AB 1507 took effect on January 1 while AB 1505 does so on July 1.  

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30 Charter Public Schools Named 2020 California Distinguished Schools

Charter public schools are ending the year, and decade, on an award-winning note. 

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