ERIC Number: ED492904
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Sep-1
Maryland Public Charter Schools Model Policy and Resource Guide
Maryland State Department of Education
This document is designed to guide local boards of education and school systems in Maryland in assisting individuals and organizations interested in establishing public charter schools. This guide is organized into the following parts: (1) Maryland Public Charter Schools Act; (2) Organizing to Assist Public Charter School Development; (3) Completing the Public Charter School Application; and (4) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). The following attachments are included: (1) Maryland Public Charter School Law--Senate Bill 75; (2) Synopsis of Charter School Law; (3) Selected State and National Resources; and (4) Sample Letter of Intent to Apply for a Charter School.
Descriptors: Resource Materials, Boards of Education, Charter Schools, Educational Planning, Public Schools, State Legislation, Educational Legislation
Maryland State Department of Education. 200 West Baltimore St., Baltimore, MD 21201. Tel: 410-767-0600; Web site: http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/MSDE.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Maryland State Dept. of Education, Baltimore.
Identifiers - Location: Maryland