The Terms of the Deal: A Quality Charter School Contract Defined


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A contract is about commitment and responsibility. It is about the commitment that two or more parties make and the responsibility to deliver on those commitments. When school developers and authorizers turn a charter application into a contract, the relationship transforms: it shifts from aspiration to expectation and from theory to practice. The charter application contains the aspirations and theories of what the school can be. The contract defines the practical expectations for what, in fact, the school will become. Less

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    Topics: Charter Schools, Oversight Monitoring, Petition Review, Authorizers

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    Tool for: Charter Schools

    Beneficiary: Charter Schools