BCSB Newsletters

January 10, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - BCSB’s Winter Series Board Development sessions are set for January
20, February 17 and March 17, from 9 to 10 a.m. via Zoom. The January session will focus on practical ways to support charter school leaders and staff, retaining those currently on the job. Invite your school leaders and EMO representatives to join you in this powerful one-hour session. Watch for more details on this opportunity to stabilize your school in these challenging times! Read more >>

January 24, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

MAKE NOTE OF BCSB BOARD DEVELOPMENT SERIES SCHEDULE CHANGES! - Dates and times for Buckeye Charter School Boards’ upcoming Winter Series Board Development sessions for board members and school leaders/administrators have changed and are now scheduled for Read more >>

February 7, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

“THE BOARD DOCTOR” SHARES KEY TO AVOIDING CHARTER SCHOOL CLOSURES - The second session of BCSB’s dynamic Winter Board Development Series – scheduled for February 17 from noon to 1 p.m. – will feature nationally recognized charter school expert Dr. Brian L. Carpenter, author of Charter School Board University and his recently published book, Save Your Ship!: How to Protect Your Charter
School Through Systematic Risk Management. Read more >>

February 21, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

“THE BOARD DOCTOR” SHARES INSIGHTS AIMED AT PREVENTING CHARTER SCHOOL CLOSURES - Buckeye Charter Schools Board (BCSB) welcomed nationally recognized charter school expert Dr. Brian L. Carpenter as a guest speaker at the second session of its dynamic Winter Board Development Series delivered via Zoom to charter school board members from across the Buckeye State. Read more >>

March 21, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

EXPERTS SHARE INSIGHTS ON CHARTER SCHOOL BOARD STRATEGIC PLANNING - Buckeye Charter School Boards (BCSB) hosted the last session of its three-part Winter Board Development Series featuring Dr. Brian L. Carpenter, aka “the board doctor,” and National Charter Schools Institute (NCSI) Vice President for Leadership and Learning Mark J. Weinberg, who shared their insights on charter school board strategic planning. Read more>>

May, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

MUCH WORK TO BE DONE! Recently a college student asked me if I would consent to be interviewed as he would like quotes from me included in an assignment he was working on. I consented and during the interview I asked him what the actual assignment was. Read more>>

June, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

Ohio ranks 22nd overall as the best state for teachers to work in Recent research by Scholaroo uncovered interesting teacher stats including 2022’s Best & Worst States for Teachers Rankings Read more>>

July, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

Ohio Meeting at National Charter School Conference - For the first time in many years, Ohio had its state meeting at the same time other states were having theirs. The meeting, hosted by BCSB, thanks to funds and arrangements by Think Stretch and PSI, was a huge success.  Read more>>

August, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

INFLUX OF FEDERAL FUNDS IN CHARTER SCHOOLS - BCSB asked Stephanie Ataya, Statewide School Fiscal Officer with Marcum, to enlighten us on the influx of federal funds our schools are dealing with.  Read more>>

September, 2022 - by: Buckeye Charter School Boards, Inc.

COLUMBUS TEACHERS STRIKE! - It was unfortunate for Columbus public students...it happened...it got resolved…it’s over…so what? What’s to be learned for those of us in the Ohio charter school movement? A lot!  Read more>>