Wednesday, Nov. 2
School Improvement Rating (SIR) Workshop
Florida Charter Schools Conference – Ocean Center Convention Center – Room 103B – 12:30 p.m.- 1:30 p.m.
SIR experts will provide an overview of the impact the 2016 SIR system will have on ESE centers, alternative schools, and student assessment. This event is part of FCSA’s effort to inform school leaders about the changes to the grading system, and develop recommendations for improving the state’s matrix. Results from our June 2016 SIR workshop are available here.
Wednesday, Nov. 9
Hacks For Improving Math Proficiency – Professional Development for K-12 Math Teachers
Nova Southeastern University, Tampa Campus
Join Carnegie Learning and FCSA for a cutting-edge K-12 Math Professional Development workshop. Learn about connecting the implementation of the Florida Next Generation Sunshine State Standards to mathematics instruction and expand your personal toolkit of ideas and strategies to take back to the classroom for immediate use.
Hillsborough educators will receive in-service points for attending this professional development workshop. Cost: $150 for FCSA Member Schools.
Friday, Nov. 18
Advocacy Conference Call
In preparation for the 2017 Legislative Session, the FCSA team, member school leaders and stakeholders will discuss education funding, and charter school needs and wish list.
To participate, contact Lynn@flcharteralliance.org
Nov 30 – Dec 2, 2016
National Summit on Education Reform, Washington, D.C.
March 7 – May 5, 2017
Florida Legislative Session
To participate in charter school days, contact Lynn@flcharteralliance.org
June 11- 14, 2017
National Charter Schools Conference, Washington, D.C. FCSA will once again recognize charter school founders and leaders who have made a positive impact in the Florida Charter School Movement and on student achievement. Stay tuned for nomination information. To register for the conference, visit: http://www.publiccharters.org/involved/national-charter-schools-conference/
Providing Choice: A Florida Charter School Alliance Podcast – School leaders and charter school stakeholders share best practices and innovative practices in this informative series. Available anytime on iTunes