Resources & Research

Toolkit |

Paving a New Path: A Guidebook for Illinois Charter Public School Development

For those seeking to open a new charter school, the Illinois Network of Charter Schools developed this most recent version of their handbook on developing a charter school.

Report |

Implementing the Common Core State Standards: A Summary of the Work of Seven Districts (Note: Includes Charter Group)

This June 2011 report from the American Institutes for Research gauges the extent of Common Core State Standards implementation work in seven school districts across the country, including a charter school group in Arizona. The categories of information include curriculum and instruction, instructional leadership, professional development, and assessments.