Charter school board service is a rewarding and meaningful way to engage in your community. If you believe that all children deserve an accessible high-quality public education, read on. This page contains information about charter schools, board service, and joining the Board Bank.
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185 charter school board members received intensive 1-on-1 training through the Top Shelf
38 new board prospects were recruited to the Board Bank program
54 Fellows graduated from the Charter Board Leadership Academy, from which 35% of previously unmatched board candidates were placed on a board
Charter school board members are passionate people who come from a wide range of industries and fields. They have experience in finance, education, small and large businesses, human resources, law, construction, operations, and more. But no matter what their expertise, they are joined by one belief: all kids deserve a high-quality education. Hear directly from our board members on our Board Member Focus Video Wall.
Board Member Focus Video Wall
Now, determine if you’re ready to serve and if this opportunity is right for you:
If you checked every box, one of our schools may be looking for you. Now is the time to join the Board Bank.
The Board Bank is a pool of candidates that our charter schools can access when they are looking for board members. It is your chance to get in front of charter school boards. When a board ask for potential board members, we provide them a copy of your Board Bank application. Register now by clicking the button.