The authorizer has a transparent application process that clearly states the authorizer’s expectations.
The authorizer has an effective system to oversee compliance with the terms of the charter contracts and all applicable law.
The authorizer reviews financial statements and provides feedback when necessary.
The authorizer provides charter school board members with professional development opportunities that covering the following topics: academic results, effective governance and leadership, legal compliance, board and school leadership relationships, finance and budgeting.
The authorizer demonstrates that it has considered the academic, financial and operational performance for all contracts prior to issuing or reauthorizing charter contracts.
The authorizer implements a process to address performance issues of authorized schools through intervention strategies designed to promote student achievement and growth.