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Reopening Schools in the COVID-19 Climate: A DWK Conversation on Charter School Reform

Posted by Sara Bachez on Sep 25, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Business officers and other business department staff play a key role in the charter school petition and renewal processes and in fulfilling charter authorizer oversight functions and responsibilities.

Following a series of charter school reform-related efforts over the past two years, significant changes were made to the Charter Schools Act by Assembly Bill (AB) 1505 in multiple areas, including the charter petition process, charter renewals and related appeals.

To learn how we got here with charter school reform, we have partnered with Attorney William Schuetz, Jr., of Dannis Woliver Kelley, to present this recorded webinar in our summer series, in which we:

  • Discuss some of the circumstances leading up to AB 1505, including the provisions of SB 126, SB 75 and the State Charter School Task Force; and
  • Provide an overview of the changes implemented by AB 1505 and how they’ll affect your district as an existing authorizer now or in the future.
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Topics: School Business Professional, Coronavirus, Chief Business Official, Governmental Relations, COVID-19, Reopening California Schools, California Schools, CBO, Fiscal Considerations, Facilities, HR, Advocacy, Budget, Economic Crisis, California Politics, DWK, Charter School, Charter School Reform, California Charter Schools