2012 Charter Schools Program Meeting of Project Directors: All Grantees

24 Feb, 2012

On February 9, 2012, the U.S. Department of Education hosted the 2012 Charter Schools Program Meeting of Project Directors in Washington, DC. Copies of presentations and handouts are attached in the order listed below.


Confronting Complex Challenges With New Strategies: Emerging Trends in the Charter School Community

  • Panelist handout: Judy Ivie Burton, Alliance College-Ready Public Schools

  • Panelist handout: Courtney Collins-Shapiro, Mastery Charter Schools

NACSA Updates and the State of Charter School Authorizing

  • Presentation: Alex Medler, National Association of Charter School Authorizers

Expanding the Supply of Effective Educators in Charter Schools: Innovations Along the Human Capital Pipeline

  •  Panelist presentations:
    • Sarah Coon, Achievement First
    • Eric Johnson, Illinois Network of Charter Schools
    • Joe Nathan, State Leadership for High Quality Charter Schools
  • Panelist handouts:
    • Learning to Lead
    • Achieving Excellence at Scale: State Support for High  Performing Charter School Expansion 
    • Improving Charter School Leadership
    • AF Teacher Career Pathway

Regional Dialogue: Addressing the Facilities Challenge

  • Moderator presentation: Kristin Lundholm, U.S. Department of Education

  • Moderator handout: Credit Enhancement for Charter School Facilities Contact Sheet

Exploring Flexibility Within the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

  • Presentation: Melanie Anderson,U.S. Department of Education