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15 06, 2018

Teach for America’s Schools to Learn From Program: 2018 Application Now Open

2018-06-15T09:12:45+00:00 June 15th, 2018|News|

Teach For America’s Schools To Learn From program highlights five schools each year that are delivering an excellent education for students. These schools share best practices with educators and school leaders across the country throughout the school year. The 2018 application is now open. For more information or to apply, please click here.

8 05, 2018

2018 RFP “Fall Cycle” Reminder

2018-05-08T10:24:01+00:00 May 8th, 2018|News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (“Institute”), on behalf of the SUNY Board of Trustees, issues this reminder of a second opportunity to submit a proposal in response to the January 2018 Request for Proposals (“RFP”) to open charter schools. The January 2018 RFP “Spring Cycle”, concludes in June 2018. The Institute is now accepting letters [...]

4 05, 2018

SUNY Trustees Renew 6 Charter Schools and Award 6 New York State Stimulus Fund Grants

2018-05-04T16:10:01+00:00 May 4th, 2018|News|

Upon recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the SUNY Board of Trustees’ Charter Schools Committee (“Committee”), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees, on April 24, 2018, approved 6 resolutions to renew 6 SUNY authorized charter schools in or around New York City, and 1 resolution to approve $932,675 in [...]

27 04, 2018

Commissioner’s Invitation to Participate in Regional Meetings on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Accountability System

2018-04-27T14:59:45+00:00 April 27th, 2018|News|

The New York State Education Department is holding training on the accountability provisions of  New York State's ESSA Plan for district superintendents, superintendents, and charter school administrators in May and June of 2018.  Spaces are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis and limited to the Chief Charter School Administrator and Data Specialist for each charter [...]

13 02, 2018

SUNY Trustees Renew 13 Charter Schools and Vote Not to Renew 1 Charter School

2018-02-13T15:00:53+00:00 February 13th, 2018|News|

Upon recommendation of the SUNY Charter Schools Institute, the SUNY Board of Trustees' Charter Schools Committee ("Committee"), acting on behalf of the full SUNY Board of Trustees, today approved 13 resolutions to renew 13 SUNY authorized charter schools: 12 in or around New York City - in the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Manhattan; and 1 in [...]

12 01, 2018

Announcing the 2017-18 State Stimulus Fund Grant Request for Proposals

2018-01-12T11:53:10+00:00 January 12th, 2018|News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute, acting on behalf of the Board of Trustees of the State University of New York, is pleased to announce that it will accept applications for New York State Charter Schools Stimulus Fund (“SSF”) grants in support of charter school facility projects with bonus points available for performing arts programs/projects. Schools [...]

2 01, 2018

SUNY Releases Final 2018 RFP

2018-01-24T12:03:33+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|2018 SUNY Request for Proposals - Round 1 "Spring Cycle", News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute (“Institute”) announces the release of the 2018 SUNY Request for Proposals (“RFP”) to open new charter schools in New York State, including New York City.  The New York Charter Schools Act of 1998 (as amended, the “Act”) requires New York's charter authorizers to solicit applications to establish new charter schools [...]

20 12, 2017

Regulations as to the governance, structure, and operations of SUNY authorized Charter Schools pertaining to teacher certification.

2017-12-20T16:28:24+00:00 December 20th, 2017|News|

As of December 20, 2017 SUNY has officially adopted the regulations as to the governance, structure and operations of SUNY authorized charter schools pertaining to teacher certification.  To view the full text, click here. For the assessment of public comments as is directed from the State Register, click here.  

10 11, 2017

SUNY Releases Draft 2018 RFP for Public Comment

2017-12-06T13:26:32+00:00 November 10th, 2017|2018 SUNY Request for Proposals - Round 1 "Spring Cycle", News|

The SUNY Charter Schools Institute, on behalf of the SUNY Board of Trustees, is pleased to announce the release of the Draft 2018 SUNY Request for Proposals ("RFP") to establish new charter schools, and for existing education corporations to operate additional schools. The Charter Schools Act of 1998 (as amended) requires SUNY to accept charter [...]

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