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The Growing Importance of Mental Health Access in Schools (Part 1) | A Collaborative Series with TadHealth

“With the demand for support at an all-time high, the challenge is removing silos and promoting existing programs.” The awareness of mental health challenges among students is growing significantly. Organizations like The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and the Children’s Hospital Association have jointly declared a “National Emergency […]

Empowering Charter Schools: Celebrating National Charter Schools Week

This week is National Charter Schools Week, a time to celebrate the transformative impact of charter schools in shaping the future of education! At EdTec, we are passionate about driving quality and having the greatest positive impact in the charter school movement. Join us as we raise our voices in celebration of this important week!  Our […]

Grant Opportunities for Charter Schools – Spring 2024

This post includes grant opportunities with deadlines through Augst 2024. Since 2021, EdTec has supported charter schools across the country with over 30 grant projects, resulting in an impressive $4.5 million awarded to schools. EdTec is here to help your school secure additional funding for day-to-day operations or special projects. We’ve compiled a list of […]

Key Messaging Strategies for Charter Schools: Insights from Diverse Charter Schools Coalition 2024

By: Jeremy Divinity For the last recap of the Diverse Charter Schools Coalition 2024 Annual Convening, this blog focuses on key takeaways from an informative session led by the National Alliance for Public Charters and City Fund titled “Using the Words that Help Us Win.” In this session, the National Alliance and City Fund offered […]

Centering Mission and Values: Lessons from Phoenix International School of the Arts

By: Jeremy Divinity As the second recap from our attendance at the Diverse Charter Schools Coalition 2024 Annual Convening in Los Angeles, this blog shares insights from a captivating Breakout Session titled, “Core Messaging: Communicating Values in Partnerships and Recruitment.” This session focused on the remarkable journey of Phoenix International School of the Arts (PISOTA) […]

Empowering Equity: Insights from Dr. Pedro Noguera at Diverse Charter Schools Coalition 2024 Annual Convening

By: Jeremy Divinity Recently, I had the privilege of attending the Diverse Charter Schools Coalition 2024 Annual Convening in Los Angeles, of which we are honored to serve as a sponsor. The theme of the conference, “Building Community for School Integration,” initiated thoughtful discussions regarding the importance of equity in education, which was highlighted in […]

Understanding the LCAP’s Increased or Improved Services Requirement

By Jennifer Reyes, Ed.D., Educational Support Services Manager Updated: November, 2023  California school leaders, are you confused about the LCAP’s increased or improved services requirement? If so, you’re not alone!  Read on for a breakdown of the basics of this critical LCAP component. Unduplicated Pupils To begin, a charter school’s unduplicated count refers to the […]