USCharterSchools.org is the nation's most widely used and comprehensive online resource available to charter schools. It provides a broad range of information services and links to resources to assist the charter community in every phase development - from start-up, to expansion, to renewal.
Created in 1997 by WestEd, in partnership with the US Department of Education and the Charter Schools Development Center, the Web Site is a place where charter school developers, authorizers, operators, teachers, parents, policymakers, researchers, and support providers can meet, exchange ideas, and access an extensive resource library .
The site receives an average of 4,000 visits (or 80,000 hits) per day and has over 10,000 subscribers to its email newsletters:
Web Dialogue Disclaimer
The messages posted in the US Charter Schools Web Dialogue contain opinions and ideas from numerous individuals and organizations. This communiation and collaboration environment is provided for the user's benefit. The Web Dialogue does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of information posted by participants or panelists. Further, this Web Dialogue is not intended to endorse any views expressed, or products or services offered by any of the dialogue participants or resource library items.
The contents in any area of the US Charter Schools Web Site do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of WestEd, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by WestEd.