Tuesday, November 5, 2013 – When all the votes were counted on election night 2012, politicians, pundits and ordinary folks were very surprised to learn that more Georgians cast more votes in favor of the Georgia Charter Schools amendment than they did for either presidential candidate. Georgia parents spoke loudlyThe charter schools amendment won the […]
PreGaTAPP is GCSA’s aspiring teacher preparation program that trains those seeking to teach in P-12 classrooms and supports aspiring teachers as they transition from post-secondary education and/or careers. PreGaTAPP prepares aspiring teachers to seek employment within a charter school, and if successful, transition into the Georgia Teacher Academy for Preparation and Pedagogy (GaTAPP) program — a […]
Look no further than GCSA for all your Professional Learning and Professional Development needs! When it comes to charter-specific training for teachers, administrators, office managers and school governing boards, nobody supports high quality charters like your Association. We offer face-to-face training, blended learning options, webinars, PLUs and customized trainings, including: Gifted, ESOL, Exceptional Child Endorsements […]
October 23, 2013
Atlanta, GA, September 22, 2013 – The Georgia Charter Schools Association (GCSA), expressed relief over today’s unanimous Supreme Court ruling that charter schools in the APS system should not be required to contribute to the school district’s $550 million unfunded pension obligation. The decision affects these APS charter schools: Atlanta Heights Charter School, Atlanta Latin […]
One Year Later
Just one year after the passage of the Georgia Charter Schools Amendment, the growth of Georgia’s public charter school sector continues. Stay connected to the movement and become an advocate for high-performing public schools options that can truly change lives. TEXT HOPE to 552776.