The Case for Charter Public Schools

Charter schools are facing challenging times in the current political landscape. Chief Executive Officer and President for The California Charter Schools Association, Myrna Castrejon  shares her experience with recent legislation and discusses the local and national narrative.

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Coastal Academy Receives Prestigious National School of Character Award

Coastal Academy recently received the National School of Character Award in Washington DC. Coastal Academy was the only school in California to receive this prestigious recognition from Character.org, an organization founded on the framework of utilizing and implementing character education in schools. Character.org evaluates and certifies character initiatives throughout the national, state, and district level in a rigorous application and review process. Schools must demonstrate successful implementation of proper character education for the entire school community. Coastal Academy’s recognized success by Character.org  illustrates it as a best practice for character education.

Classical Academy Online Accepts Partnership with UCSD Futures Program

Classical Academy Online has been working with the Education and Community Outreach Department at UCSD to create career pathways for high school students. Principal Dr. Stacey Perez will serve as an official member of the UCSD Advisory Committee for the Business Management sector through Futures. The Futures Program enables students to fulfill their passions, explore new interests, and gain hands-on experience before they enter the workforce or apply for college.

https://extension.ucsd.edu/courses-and-programs/futures

Helping Your Children Find Their Purpose, Passion, and Peace

Every child has unique strengths and talents. Author and Associate Marriage and Family Counselor, Cyndie de Neve, shares how to discover your child’s purpose and passion. She explains how homeschooling provides the perfect environment to pursue interests, modify lessons, partner with teachers, and create margin for exploration with your children.

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Helping Your Children Find Their Purpose, Passion, and Peace

Running for Local School Board Informational Meeting

The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) Advocacy Council is hosting an informational meeting for those interested in learning more about running for local school boards. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm, at the San Marcos Civic Center. This training will provide an overview of what the position requires, what can be expected, how to harness your experience, and how to raise your community profile.  

RSVP at https://communityleadershipsandiego.eventbrite.com

For more information, please contact Gary Davis at gdavis@ccsaadvocates.org or call (916) 705-9538.

How to Communicate with Gen Z

Generation Z refers to generation born in the mid-1990’s to mid-2000’s. They are the first generation to grow up with technology and social media. Journalism teacher, Mike Owen, explains how parents can stay connected and communicate with Gen Z- and it isn’t digitally!

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How to Communicate with Gen Z