Meet the 2022 MI Charter School Teacher of the Year and Administrator of the Year

Every year, the MI Charter School Awards give us a platform to highlight outstanding educators across the state. We've officially announced our winners! Thanks to the generous support from General Agency Company, EMC Insurance Companies, and National Charter Schools Institute

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MI Charter Schools

Michigan's charter schools are cultivating K-12 public education that innovates, inspires & supports modern students, educators & families. 

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Charter Schools Week

The annual Charter Schools Week project brings together parents, board members, school leaders, and advocates from across Michigan to stand up for charter schools and students, as well as celebrate our movement together. CSW 2022 is May 9-13, 2022!

Thank you to our CSW 2022 co-sponsor: 

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MI curriculum transparency bill: the details & the bigger picture

You may have noticed lots of media coverage lately about curriculum transparency bills popping up across the nation. They range in specificity, but the overall gist is schools should make curriculum based items more public, so that parents can easily access and evaluate all the things their children are learning in a given school year.

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MI charter school funding

While charter schools receive similar per pupil funding as traditional schools, they do not receive any funding for facilities costs.

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MAPSA, Michigan's Charter School Association, facilitates public support for MI charters, giving a voice to the movement.

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Charter news

Get the latest charter school success stories, best practices, data and happenings from the movement.

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Locate a charter school near you

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2021 MAPSA Awards

Meet our 2021 Teacher and Administrator of the Year!

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Get the charter school facts

Charter schools are driving success, innovation and progress. Find out why.

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Tell your school story

You have a successful & unique program. Your staff is AMAZING. Are you talking about it?

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Build key relationships

Discover ow to forge bonds with local decision makers, including lawmakers, media & more.

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