Georgia Charter Schools Association

CharterDevelopment 101-COLUMBUS, GA

Charter Development 101

This workshop is designed for individuals who are interested in starting a charter school in Georgia.  For more information on this course, or any CharterUniversity offering, please contact Elisa A. Falco, Director of Education & Training, or (404)550-9401.

During the workshop the following topics will be reviewed and discussed:

  • The charter landscape in Georgia
  • Developing your founding board
  • The intent of the Charter Law in Georgia
  • Educational innovation
  • Developing a mission statement
  • Community engagement and support
  • GaDOE Guidelines
  • Next Steps…..establishing a timeline
  • Q & A

The fee for this workshop is $75.00 per participant.  Discounts are available for groups of 3 or more.  Please contact Elisa A. Falco, at or (404) 550-9401, if you would like to participate as a group.

All ATLANTA courses are held at the GCSA offices, located at 600 West Peachtree St., Suite 1555, Atlanta, GA 30308 , in the 12th floor training room.  Workshops held in cities other than Atlanta, will be held in locations to be determined.  Participants will be notified of the exact locations (outside of Atlanta) well in advance of the workshop date.

To register for Charter Development 101, please click on the following link: