Multimedia Case Studies

The National Charter School Resource Center identifies high-performing charter schools and supporting organizations supporting to profile and spread best practices. Each of these case studies includes detailed information about the entity being highlighted and multimedia documentation.

All Case Studies

Valor Collegiate Academies: Charter Schools Intentionally Designed to Serve Diverse Students and Families Positive Models and Practices, Discipline15 Dec, 2016 As public schools of choice, charter schools can implement a school model that aims to recruit, enroll, serve, and maintain a diverse student body while being held accountable for student... Read more
Case Study: Student Discipline and School Climate in Charter Schools Positive Models and Practices, Discipline24 Jun, 2016 Students need a safe and supportive school environment to maximize their academic and social-emotional learning potential. A school’s discipline policies and practices directly impact... Read more
Case Study: AppleTree Innovative Instruction, Student Achievement5 May, 2016 The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) recently observed a successful and expanding network of charter schools for three- and four-year olds and documented findings in a... Read more
Indianapolis Mayor’s Office Authorizing, Charter School Laws, Opening & Expanding5 May, 2016 In 2001, at the urging of then-Mayor Bart Peterson, the Indiana legislature approved a law making Indianapolis the first U.S. city where the mayor can authorize charter schools. The... Read more
DC Public Charter School Board Authorizing, Turn-around, Discipline14 Apr, 2016 The National Charter School Resource Center (NCSRC) recently visited the DC Public Charter School Board (DC PCSB) to learn about its authorizing process, and more specifically, to... Read more