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[WEBINAR SERIES] School Additions and Renovations: Structuring and Navigating the Process

As students settle in, October is the best time of year to start planning summer 2018 renovations and additions. Join the National Charter Schools Institute on a webinar series running this fall and winter focused on Structuring and Navigating Facilities Renovations and Additions. ABOUT THIS SERIES As school leaders, it is your mission to inspire […]

Job Opening: Director for Marketing and Communications

The National Charter Schools Institute is seeking an experienced, dynamic, results-orientated professional to join our team and expand our marketing and communications capacity. Our team at the Institute thrives on empowering people to grow and achieve more than they think possible. We believe in the transformative power of education and want all people to have […]

Job Opening: Director for Board Services

The National Charter Schools Institute is seeking an experienced, dynamic, results-orientated professional to join our team and expand our capacity for supporting boards and providing them with the tools, resources, and services they need to govern for greatness. Our goal is to help board members understand their roles and responsibilities, equip them with sound policies […]

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Meet Dr. Angie Melhado

Spotlight highlights a National Charter Schools Institute team member. This month we highlight Dr. Angie Melhado. Dr. Angelete (Angie) Melhado was the President and CEO of Melhado Consulting Services, LLC. She started her independent educational consulting company in 1999—offering services and assistance to school boards, educational service providers (ESPs), and both traditional and charter schools […]

Facilities Webinar

Feeling the Squeeze? Why Bringing Space Planning Into Focus is Critical to Success Join us for this new Facilities Webinar on Tuesday June 20, 2017 at 11:30am EST. Principals and boards don’t want to miss this enlightening, 60 minute webinar full of tips and tricks on how to make the most of your facility! About […]

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Institute Adds Expertise to Help Charters Excel

The National Charter Schools Institute strives to help school boards and authorizers throughout the country excel in education. The Institute recently added two professionals to our Board and Authorizer Services team who offer a tremendous and varied skillset and are passionate about working with charter schools. Dustin Sommer recently joined the Institute after five years […]

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Meet Fritz Esch, Ph.D.

Spotlight highlights a National Charter Schools Institute team member. This month we highlight Fritz Esch, Ph.D. Fritz Esch is an Associate with the National Charter Schools Institute. He was born in Battle Creek, Michigan and raised in Charlotte, Michigan. After high school, he graduated from Hillsdale College with a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and religion. […]

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Spotlight: Peggy Yates

Spotlight highlights a National Charter Schools Institute team member. This month we highlight Peggy Yates. Peggy Yates is an Associate with the National Charter Schools Institute. She grew up in Grand Blanc, Michigan, and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Michigan University, a Master of Arts degree from Oakland University, and an honorary […]