Atlanta Schools Seek Consistency in Charters

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Fulton County Schools Charter Coordinator Laura Stowell said last week she hopes a new district plan brings more consistency in charters and charter schools in the future as the system continues its transition to a charter system.

Stowall presented the charter proposal to the Fulton County Board of Education during its meeting at Dunwoody Springs Elementary School in Sandy Springs.

One of the issues Stowell addressed is the provision of accurate, timely data available to stakeholders. She said the district’s website will now include the performance of charter schools.

In order to replicate success, Stowell said the system needed to establish clear renewal standards for charters.

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