Federal Charter Schools Program Seeks Peer Reviewers for Grant Applications

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Posted: April 5, 2013

Peer reviewers are being sought by the U.S. Department of Education’s Charter Schools Program (CSP) to read and evaluate applications for the program’s discretionary grants.

CSP provides financial assistance for the planning, program design, and initial implementation of public charter schools; evaluates the effects of charter schools; and disseminates information about charter schools and successful practices in charter schools.

CSP seeks reviewers with expertise in at least one of the following areas:

  • State Education Agency (SEA) charter school program grant administration

  • Charter management organizations

  • Charter school planning, program design, and implementation

  • High-quality charter school start-up and expansion

  • Charter school assessment and evaluation

  • Charter school policy and research

  • Charter school authorizing

  • Charter school technical assistance and resources

  • Charter school leadership and professional development

  • Charter school administration and operation

Resumes will be kept on file, and panel reviewers will be notified on an as-needed basis. Reviewers will receive an honorarium.

For more information on serving as a peer reviewer, contact CharterSchools@ed.gov