This program is exclusive to Florida Charter School Alliance members. In addition to offering discounts, membership in the Florida Alliance of Charter Schools provides your school(s) a customized, streamlined, and online ordering process. You can track your budget and billing information in real time with instant access to usage data.
Florida Teachers is a state approved EPI providing a fully online program for individuals wanting to earn a Professional Certificate. Through quality instruction and unparalleled support, Florida Teachers provides the most effective preparation for educators to make a meaningful difference in the lives of their students.
TEACHER CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
Charterboards makes it easier to create and organize board meeting documents, all in one place. It is a cloud-based tool that helps you quickly prepare meeting agendas, board packets, and minutes. With Charterboards, you’ll save time on meeting documents, stay in compliance, and hold productive meetings. For hassle-free board meetings, visit www.charterboards.com
COMPLIANCE & GOVERNANCE
American College of Education is 100% online and regionally accredited through the Higher Learning Commission. Offering a broad range of certificate, graduate, and post graduate programs, ACE is finely attuned to educators’ needs and one of the most cost-conscience choices in higher education.
CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR TEACHERS
Charter School Capital is proud to deliver access to growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools nationwide. In the past 10 years, Charter School Capital has invested more than $1.6 billion to 600+ charter schools, helping them provide a high-quality education to more than 800,000 students across the country.
Collaborative Educational Network, LLC, is a Tallahassee-based company that has provided services to charter schools and charter applicants since 2005. In addition to developing applications and supporting founding boards through the application process, Collaborative provides technical assistance and support in areas as diverse as curriculum and instruction, special programs, and school operations.
APPLICATIONS & GRANT WRITING
Kathleen W. Schoenberg is an attorney who provides state-approved charter school board governance training in two formats: online classes and live workshops. Her training is comprehensive and includes topics such as board responsibilities, policy development, financial responsibilities, public records, Sunshine law, conflicts of interest and ethics. A subscription to Kathleen’s service includes a free compliance tracker. Kathleen has been representing charter schools since 1998; and she assists charter schools in a variety of matters, including policy development, vendor agreements and governance issues.
GOVERNING BOARD TRAINING
Carnegie Learning is a publisher of innovative, research-based mathematics software and textbooks for middle and high school aligned to national and state education standards. Providing differentiated instruction in schools across the United States, Carnegie Learning helps students to succeed in math as a gateway to graduation, college, and the 21st century workforce.
CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Worried about your school’s College Placement results? International College Counselors can cost effectively set up, manage and/or enhance your school college office. Options include targeted faculty training; professional parent/student communication regarding college admissions and financial aid; scholarship lists; summer program information; college tours; seminars and presentations.
Pure Blue Creative is a full-service, national award-winning school marketing team that knows schools inside out so we do all the work: Newsletters, Websites, Website Management, Social Media, Promotional Videos and Crisis Management Communications … impacting literally millions and millions of people.
MARKETING / RECRUITMENT EFFORTS
The Taylor Hooton Foundation provides educational programs at middle schools, high schools, universities, and other venues across the U.S. Our researched-based programs were developed in conjunction with the medical community, athletic trainers, university experts, and young people. TOPICS: energy drinks, unregulated dietary supplements, human growth hormone (HGH) and anabolic steroids.
CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
Lanier Upshaw provides innovative insurance solutions for your school’s unique needs. With expertise in Employee Benefits, Property & Casualty and Personal Lines, our staff of certified professionals creates solutions for cost containment, provides technology resources to assist administration and staff and maintains records of compliance across all lines of insurance.
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS, INSURANCE SOLUTIONS
As a direct-service organization, Inner Explorer is committed to unlocking human potential and fostering well-being for millions of students and teachers through the daily practice of mindfulness. Our audio-guided and technology enabled program is a proven countermeasure to the ravages of stress, which affect an estimated two out of three children (ACES report).
School Financial Services has been serving the back office and accounting needs of charter schools since 2001. Our company has unparalleled charter school experience to accomplish your accounting and finance requirements. School Financial is proud to be part of the Florida charter school community.
At Commercial Ins Specialists, charter schools are our passion! We understand the unique insurance needs of charter and private school operators. We provide: property, general liability, automobile, workers compensation, crime, and professional liability solutions for charter and private schools. We are proud of our efforts in helping to establish the original charter school legislation. Since that legislation took effect in 1995, we have been privileged to serve on school founding boards and school operating boards. We have worked with start-up charters and conversion charters, helping to explain and implement the myriad insurance requirements imposed by School District sponsors on charter school operators. Providing school-based insurance coverage is our business.
Incubated at Rice University, Accelerate Learning has grown from a single digital classroom product, STEMscopes, to a brand that now offers three suites of products, including digital classroom products, supplemental print and hands-on materials, and STEM Certification and professional development programs. All products support early learning, Next Generation Science Standards, and state-aligned curriculum. Accelerate Learning’s flagship digital science program, STEMscopes, is used by over 4 million students and 200,000 teachers in 50 US states, including many large, urban districts with large proportions of economically disadvantaged students and English language learners.
McCann Associates delivers assessment, certification, learning management and business intelligence solutions. We advance student learning through writing tools, assessments and conversion of paper-based tests. McCann powers PERT, the Post-secondary Education Readiness Test (PERT) used by the Florida College System to assess students’ college readiness and to identify appropriate course placement.
The Kidder Crisis Communications team offers a 24/7 hotline directly to one of our crisis experts. We not only help schools manage a crisis well but we help schools prevent incidences from becoming crisis. Communication is the key. We also offer crisis prevention curriculum and training for staff and students.
Engage your class, increase attendance, and improve student performance. Tower Gardens can help educate, and inspire your classroom by allowing students to grow a variety of herbs and vegetables indoors using aeroponics – without dirt! Includes over 30 lesson plans and learning materials, making it easy to integrate into your curriculum.