Resource Center Webinar to Focus on Key Elements of Charter Board Governance

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Posted: November 21, 2012
Focus Areas: Governing Boards

The roles and responsibilities of charter school governing boards, common pitfalls of governance, and tips for establishing and implementing sound practices will be the focus of a November 29, 2012, webinar hosted by the National Charter School Resource Center.

The discussion will be led by Colorado League of Charter Schools Senior Vice President of School Services Nora Flood, whose League duties include new school support; professional development; and member business services. Flood cofounded The Classical Academy in Minneapolis, served as head of school of Madison Country Day School in Waunakee, Wisconsin, was director of Sonoma Charter School in Sonoma, California, and also volunteered as the elected North Coast regional member representative of the California Charter School Association.

Topics for the webinar, Governance 101, will include:

  • Roles and responsibilities of board governance and how to apply what you have learned in your state
  • Approaches to board, committee, and staff roles in financial oversight
  • Strategies and additional resources for board development and oversight

There is no webinar registration fee. To register, please complete and submit the online registration form no later than Wednesday, November 28. Register now.