Great schools are held to great expectations.
SchoolWorks helps State Departments of Education, charter school authorizers, charter management organizations, and large districts build, refine, and implement outcome-driven accountability systems.
Authorizer Support and Technical Assistance
SchoolWorks work in support of quality authorizing currently spans almost half of the States that have enacted charter school laws. Our comprehensive Authorizer Support Services include:
- The Development of Authorizing Frameworks, Standards, and Tools
- Technical Support and Training in Authorizing Practices (both in-person and online)
- Application Decision-Making Support
- Renewal Decision-Making Support
- Oversight Management Support
- Transition to Portfolio Management Strategy for District Authorizers
SchoolWorks serves as a third-party evaluator of authorizers for multiple State Departments of Education, and provides technical assistance to authorizers to support the effective implementation of key practices. Related Case Studies: Ohio Department of Education