Successful Charter School Practices
Spotlight on Charter Schools
The New York State Education Department (SED), in its Federal Charter School Program Application, created the goal of highlighting and promoting the strategies and accomplishments of successful charter schools. The links below highlight some of these strategies and accomplishments. Strategies and accomplishments were selected using a variety of evidence and data. This can include but is not limited to student achievement results, results from fiscal audits, etc.
Articles about NYS Charter Schools' Successful Practices (written in spring/summer 2011)
Community Roots Charter School (216 KB)
Tapestry Charter School (2 MB)
Westminster Community Charter School (473 KB)
Doing What Works (DWW) is a website sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. The goal of DWW is to create an online library of resources that may help teachers, schools, districts, states and technical assistance providers implement research-based instructional practice.
This publication, produced by the US Department of Education, highlights eight of the most successful charter schools in the United States.