From A-F letter grades to the Arizona State Board for Charter School’s academic, operational, and fiscal performance frameworks, public charter schools have strong accountability measures in place. The Association is dedicated to providing member schools the support they need to be successful. Contact us if you need direct support.

Support Webinars

Elementary School A-F Webinar

May 3, 2017
The 2017 A-F accountability models have been approved by the State Board of Education for elementary and high schools. Do you know what stable, weighted proficiency is or how a Student Growth Target (SGT) works? If you’re an elementary school you’ll need to understand these new accountability measures and how they’ll impact your letter grade.If you’re a high school you might be wondering about college and career readiness indicators and how they will they be included in A-F. Did you ever think you’d be self-reporting these data for this year’s graduates? To give you an opportunity to ask specific questions we’re hosting two separate webinars. Led by Dr. Ildi Laczko-Kerr, a lead member of the Board’s technical group, this webinar is designed to help charter school leaders learn more about the new A-F model for schools serving grades K-8.

 

High School A-F Webinar

May 3, 2017
The 2017 A-F accountability models have been approved by the State Board of Education for elementary and high schools. Do you know what stable, weighted proficiency is or how a Student Growth Target (SGT) works? If you’re an elementary school you’ll need to understand these new accountability measures and how they’ll impact your letter grade.If you’re a high school you might be wondering about college and career readiness indicators and how they will they be included in A-F. Did you ever think you’d be self-reporting these data for this year’s graduates? To give you an opportunity to ask specific questions we’re hosting two separate webinars. Led by Dr. Ildi Laczko-Kerr, a lead member of the Board’s technical group, this webinar is designed to help charter school leaders learn more about the new A-F model for schools serving grades 9-12.

 

The Every Student Succeeds Act and Its Impact on Arizona Charter Schools

March 18, 2016
Learn more about the content of ESSA, its potential impact on Arizona, and what to expect over the next two years, from Kelly McManus, Senior Legislative Affairs Associate at the Education Trust. Kelly was deeply involved in the development and passage of the bill and continues to be working actively on implementation of the new law.

 

Understanding New Charter Board Data Reporting Requirements

Feb. 12, 2016
This webinar, held on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 discusses changes to the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools proficiency data reporting for schools that use Galileo. Vice President of Academics Ildi Laczko-Kerr answered questions and provided support schools in gathering the necessary data.

 

 

Academic Accountability Changes for Charter Schools Webinar

Aug. 31, 2015
In response to feedback from the Association and charter holders, the Arizona State Board for Charter Schools approved a series of changes to the Academic Intervention Schedule, including Performance Management Plans (PMP) and Demonstration of Sufficient Progress (DSP) evaluations at its regular meeting. Association Vice President of Academic Dr. Ildi Laczko-Kerr. Dr. Laczko-Kerr walked participants through the changes on Monday, Aug. 31, 2015.