North Carolina Public Charter Schools Association

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  • Conference Schedule

    Be sure to take a look at our conference schedule. A detailed schedule, as well as the online magazine, can be found here.

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  • CER: Brown Amendment Bad Precedent

    Brown Amendment Bad Precedent for Federal Policy and Bad for Kids Ohio Senator Pushes Amendment in Every Child Achieves Act to Regulate Charter Schools WASHINGTON, D.C. – Under the guise of accountability, Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) has introduced an amendment to force states to comply with new and onerous regulations that micro-manage charter school operations […]

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  • Commitment to Quality Statement

    National Public Charter Schools Commitment to Quality National Public Charter Schools Commitment to Quality The current education system in America is not preparing all students for the future demands of college, career, and the global economy. This is a challenge facing all communities as student needs become more complex and achievement gaps persist. The system […]

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  • NC PROFICIENCY STANDARDS AMONG THE HIGHEST IN THE NATION

    North Carolina’s proficiency standards on its state-developed end-of-grade tests are among the most challenging in the nation and rate well compared to the Nation’s Report Card, the National Assessment of Educational Progress, according to a new study released today by NAEP. The Mapping State Proficiency Standards Onto NAEP Scales: Results from the 2013 NAEP Reading […]

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  • Lake Norman Charter students use phones to prompt tough discussions

    Technology-driven bullying has become particularly prevalent among teens, and the resulting intimidation and humiliation can be tragic when, at their worst, they help drive the recipient to suicide. That’s why the Student Leadership Group from the suicide-prevention organization Davidson LifeLine decided to turn their phones into tools for teaching their peers about behavioral health. Read […]

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  • Durham Herald: Charter school convention set

    “We are approaching the twentieth anniversary of our charter law and our conference will recognize the accomplishments of those tireless and dedicated charter teachers and administrators who are “knocking it out of the park” for public education,” said NCPCSA Executive Director Eddie Goodall. READ MORE HERE…

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