18 Charter Schools
6,981 Students in Charter Schools
1996 Year Legislation Passed

State Resources

How to Start a Charter School in Connecticut ToolkitsConnecticut Charter School Network18 Feb, 2015 Every state has its own specific laws detailing how to open a charter school. To find out more about the process in Connecticut, click "view resource" above.
When Charter Schools and Non-Chartered Schools Work Together: A Grant to Encourage Collaboration 5 Apr, 2013 This April 2013 article provides highlights and lessons from discussions and presentations at a meeting of recipients of the U.S. Department of Education's Charter Schools Program... Read more
Achievement First: Developing A Teacher Performance Management System that Recognizes Excellence ReportsThe Aspen Institute Education & Society Program22 Mar, 2011 This March 2011 report from The Aspen Institute Education & Society Program provides an extensive description of the Achievement First charter school network’s system for... Read more
Hartford District-Charter Collaboration Compact 16 Dec, 2010 Hartford, Conn., was among nine cities across the country where leaders signed agreements to work on collaboration between charter and traditional schools as part of an initiative... Read more