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Comprehensive Needs Assessment Made Simple

Comprehensive Needs Assessment Made Simple

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The needs assessment process, which is required for schools implementing federal and state programs using ESSA (Title I, II, III, IV) and State Compensatory Education funds, is useful for all school leadership teams as an ongoing part of continuous improvement planning. Conducting […]

April 17th, 2018|Categories: Quality|Tags: , |
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How Does Your School Compare?

How Does Your School Compare?

Are you wondering how your campus compares with other schools? Are your students experiencing academic growth in Reading and Math that is comparable to other schools in your county, region or the state? Is your school, as a whole, serving students well when compared to other schools that serve similar populations?

Have you viewed your […]

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Charter FIRST Indicators

Charter FIRST Indicators

Changes are coming to the Charter FIRST indicators. If you are a growing school, many of those changes may impact your ratings. The draft Charter FIRST indicators, which are proposed to go into effect in 2020, expand the topics reviewed as a part of a charter school’s annual financial evaluation.

The […]

February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Member Services, Quality|Tags: , |
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Reason #15 to Join or Renew Membership with TCSA: Support to Address Charter Challenges

Reason #15 to Join or Renew Membership with TCSA: Support to Address Charter Challenges

There are several reasons to join or renew your membership with the Texas Charter Schools Association (TCSA), and one of the primary reasons includes TCSA’s support in addressing the challenges that you and your charter team are wrestling with right now.

TCSA assists charters and their boards with a wide array of subject matters, all […]

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Tending Your Garden Well

Tending Your Garden Well

I confess. Spring is my favorite time of year. Why? You ask. Because, this is the time of year that I get to focus on gardening and quality leadership conversations, and these are two of my favorite subjects.

At home in the garden, early spring is the time when I get to see the final […]

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Preparing for the Journey

Preparing for the Journey

Last week, TCSA spent three days with the newly awarded Generation 20 teams from A+UP, Kauffman Leadership Academy, Pioneer Technology and Arts Academy, The Lone Star Language Academy, and Trivium Academy. Eager for information and full of joy for our unified mission of serving students well, they digested large quantities of information each day […]

November 19th, 2015|Categories: Member Services, Quality, Training|Tags: , |