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WA Charter Public School Leaders at #DCSC2024

WA Charter Public School Leaders at #DCSC2024

Earlier this month, WA Charters School Leaders enjoyed learning and spending time in community with national charter school peers at the Diverse Charter Schools Coalition's 10th Anniversary Convening! Dr. Pedro Noguera reminded us what it takes to create a better and...

Happy Valentine’s Day: A Summit Atlas Story

Happy Valentine’s Day: A Summit Atlas Story

Source: Summit Public Schools blog | February 6, 2024 Brad + Kristen = A Passion for Math…and Each Other Brad Earl and Kristen Smith have a lot in common. As the 9th- and 10th-grade math teachers at Atlas, they both share a commitment to the craft of teaching and a...

SBE: Mastery-based Learning Grows with State-funded Support

SBE: Mastery-based Learning Grows with State-funded Support

Source: The Washington State Board of Education - Olympia, WA | December 12, 2023 Washington State Board of Education Announces Second Cohort of Grantee Schools for Mastery-Based Learning Collaborative In a pioneering effort by the state legislature and the Washington...

Rainier Prep Celebrates Community Diversity

Rainier Prep Celebrates Community Diversity

Washington state charter public schools are community-rooted. As tuition-free public schools that are open to all, charter public schools offer their students access to opportunities that they may not have been finding elsewhere. And the classrooms of charter public...

Welcoming All Public School Students Back to School

Welcoming All Public School Students Back to School

Charter public schools are tuition-free, open to all, non-sectarian and non-profit public schools subject to the same state and national certification standards as traditional public schools. Washington’s 18 charter public schools serve 0.2% of public school students...

Back to School: Welcome to School Year 2023-24!

Back to School: Welcome to School Year 2023-24!

You’ve had time away from teacher’s voices, we wanted to empower them to welcome our students and families back to school. The countdown to the first day of school is on! Teachers in Washington’s charter public schools are excited to greet students and ready to begin...

Back to School: The Countdown, 2 weeks to go!

Back to School: The Countdown, 2 weeks to go!

You’ve had time away from teacher’s voices, we wanted to empower them to welcome our students and families back to school. We are extremely proud that the diversity of our state is aptly reflected in the diversity of Washington’s charter public schools. Do teachers...

Why Not You Academy on the radio

Why Not You Academy on the radio

August 12, 2023 96.5 Jack FM's Lee Callahan interviews people in the Northwest who are doing great things for our community. Abi O’Neal, Chief Executive Officer of the Seattle Charter School, The Why Not You Academy, in conversation with Lee Callahan August 14, 2023...