CSCA provides guidance and assistance to school districts and county offices of education on all their charter authorizing needs including:

  1.    Charter oversight plans

  2.    Annual charter accountability reviews

  3.    Review of petitions and petition renewals

  4.    Support for the revocation process

  5.    Implementation of new LCFF regulations pertaining to the oversight of charter schools

Trainings for boards on their charter authorizing responsibilities can also be provided.

CSCA was founded in July 2011 by Stephanie Medrano Farland, who has worked on issues regarding charter schools for more than 10 years.


Collaborative Solutions for Charter Authorizers