The Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools invites educators, parents, current and prospective charter board members, and community leaders to register now for its 6th Annual Conference Adjusting the Sails: Staying on Course for Success, announced LAPCS Executive Director Caroline Roemer Shirley.

The Center for Research on Education Outcomes (CREDO), which has studied the impact of charter schools on student academic achievement since 2009, revealed that Louisiana charter schools were among the top five states in the nation in student academic growth.

As the charter school movement continues to grow in Louisiana, strong, quality governing boards are at the heart of sustaining these reform efforts.

Registration now open for "Adjusting the Sails: Staying on Course for Success"

May marks both Teacher Appreciation Day (May 7) and National Charter Schools Week (May 5 – May 11).

Parents encouraged to visit newly improved

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Five years since the storm, New Orleans has seen a dramatic increase in both the number of charter schools and student achievement

Today, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools honors Governor Bobby Jindal with the Champion for Charters Award for supporting high-quality public charter schools.

About Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools

The Louisiana Association of Public Charter Schools (LAPCS) is a 501c3 non profit organization whose mission is to increase student achievement by supporting, promoting, and advocating for the quality charter school movement.