In 2011, the Colorado Department of Education began requiring charter schools in the state to complete an independent financial audit annually. Preparing for this financial audit is a critical component of maintaining both regulatory compliance and financial transparency.
No one understands the immense value of continuing education more than educators themselves. Particularly within the charter school sector, where innovation is at the heart of all that we do, leaders are well-positioned to foster a culture of continuous improvement, both for themselves and their school at large. As heard at our 2023 Leadership Summit, here are eight key messages that every charter school leader should embrace to ensure their next steps are the best steps.
With the 2022-23 school year underway, Colorado's charter school landscape is welcoming a fresh cohort of dynamic leaders poised to shape the educational landscape for their communities. These visionary educators, handpicked to helm their respective charter schools or networks, bring a wealth of experience, innovation, and dedication to the forefront of charter school education.
SURVEY PURPOSE: By gathering a baseline set of facts and information, the League will be better positioned to advocate for charter schools and policy solutions that will directly benefit Colorado charter schools.
During the Colorado legislative session, we keep an updated summary of bills currently in the legislature that affect charter schools. In addition to a bill number, title and description, we include each bill’s last dated action and a link to its fiscal note. Color codes offer easy identification of those bills that have been sent to the governor, signed into law or postponed indefinitely. Log in to view the latest bill tracker.