Top Four Reasons Parents Choose a Specific Charter School

May 19, 2017 8:45:00 AM

  "If you build it, they will come."   Not necessarily! I used to think that this phrase from one of my favorite movies applied when it came...

Are Charter Schools Effective?

Sep 26, 2016 9:32:46 AM

The performance of charter schools has been a topic of much debate in education since the first charter school opened its doors in 1992. Typ...

Differentiation Through Data, Part 1

Apr 20, 2015 7:30:00 AM

Growth of Charter Schools in California

Apr 18, 2015 11:00:31 AM

The number of charter schools in California has exploded in recent years, with nearly 1,200 open for the 2014-15 school year. In fact, from ...

What Should I Look For? How To Pick The Right Charter School

Nov 11, 2014 1:04:00 PM

LOTS TO CHOOSE FROM You probably don’t need us to tell you this, but there are lots of schools to choose from - especially with the rapid gr...

Project Based Learning Matches How Students Learn

Oct 30, 2014 5:34:40 PM

I have been working in the charter school industry in a variety of capacities for many years. The experience combined with many years of sch...

Method and The Common Core (again...)

Oct 14, 2014 10:02:00 AM

Does Method "Follow Common Core?" We get asked frequently - all the time really - if we "follow common core," "do common core," "align with ...

Taking Risks and Being Untraditional

Sep 25, 2014 5:01:00 PM

How does a teacher become untraditional in a system that has remained unchanged for the past sixty years?  

Socialization: It's a Matter of Quantity vs. Quality

May 12, 2014 1:03:48 PM

We receive many questions from parents regarding the number of opportunities for socialization when a student is in enrolled in a blended le...

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