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Mental Health Awareness in Schools: Expanding the Spotlight on Mental Health with Purpose and Passion 
Presented By: Suzanne Snyder, LPC
Meantal Health Program Manager, South Carolina Department of Education
Tuesday, March 22nd, 1:00PM (EST)

Join us to hear how the South Carolina Department of Education is integrating mental health services in schools. You will learn the importance and impact of modeling self-care practices and a good work/life balance. We will also discuss how to recognize mental health issues and how you can support educators. Leave with knowledge about suicide awareness and mental health resources in your state.

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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., 4/5/2022 at 1:00 PM - Innovation Through Classical Education
  • Thur., 4/14/2022 at 10:00 AM - Improving Access for Students with Disabilities: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference
  • Tue., 4/26/2022 at 1:00 PM - Federal Child Nutrition Programs: How They Work and How You Can Access Them to Feed Your Students