Charter Support Unit • Here to Help Charter Schools Thrive

 Voice, Choice, and PBL 
Presented By: Amanda Barkley, Curriculum Coach,
Babcock Neighborhood School
Thursday, February 24th, 10:00AM (EST)

Project-Based Learning (PBL) is an approach to student learning that relates to solving real-world problems. PBL enhances content learning and provides unforgettable classroom experiences. When students have a voice in the content they want to learn and how they are going to present their knowledge, engagement soars allowing content knowledge to be acquired at a deeper level.

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2022 Charter School Governance Conference 

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2022 Charter School Governance Conference

Saturday, March 26, 2022 

This governing conference is designed for Florida charter school leaders and governing board members.  It will encompass high quality breakout sessions on a variety of topics that impact charter school operations and governance.

This is a free hybrid event.  You can join us in-person at the beautiful campus of our host charter school, Orlando Science or attend virtually from anywhere!  On-site allows for networking and collaboration with charter school leaders and governing board members from throughout the state and includes a boxed lunch.  Choose whichever style best fits your needs!  Join us for a great time of discussion and collaboration!

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New Charter School Summit & Grant Awards Program

The Building Hope IMPACT Summit & Awards
Washington D.C.

June 22-24, 2022

The Building Hope IMPACT Summit & Awards will honor charter schools who excel in Student Empowerment, Community Engagement & Educational Innovation, as well as an award for a Charter School volunteer who helps make their school shine a little brighter! The $130,000 in grants will be awarded during an evening ceremony during the Summit, where finalists and semi-finalists will engage in deep-dive sessions to learn, share, and connect with each other and other industry leaders. The BH IMPACT Summit & Awards will be held in D.C. June 22-24, right after the national conference!

Applications are open now through March 27.

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Upcoming Webinars 

The CSU offers webinars, typically on Tuesday afternoons or Thursday mornings, to assist school leaders with their professional development, and the operations of the charter school. Below are the next few presentations. Click on the name of the presentations below to register for the presentation, or go to for the complete list:

  • Tue., 3/1/2022 at 1:00 PM - Equipping Teens to Build a Successful Future on Their Own Terms
  • Thur., 3/3/2022 at 10:00 AM - Media Relations and Crisis Communications for Charter Leaders
  • Tue., 3/8/2022 at 1:00 PM - Building Trust: Create the Conditions for Equitable Relationships in Schools
  • Tue., 3/15/2022 at 1:00 PM - Valuing, Nurturing, & Expanding Your School's Brand