About the CBLA – Baton Rouge

The Charter Board Leadership Academy is a six-month institute offered annually by LAPCS, in collaboration with Education Board Partners. The academy creates a pipeline of diverse and dedicated Fellows to serve as the next generation of leaders in Baton Rouge area charter schools.

Who Should Apply

The ideal candidate has:

As a CBLA Fellow, you will:



Program Strands

Session 1: Governance 101, Fiduciary Responsibility, Board Resources
Session 2:  Mission & Role of Boards, Governing through an Equity Lens
Session 3: ED/CEO Support & Evaluation, Succession Planning
Session 4: Legal & Accountability 411
Session 5: Communications Best Practices

Application Process