Charter Design Institute - Register Today!
December 1-3, 2013
Overview: The Charter Design Institute will provide in-depth training on charter school design for those interested in starting charter schools in Illinois. Get ready for an intensive three days featuring training and presentations from charter experts, opportunities to dig into the work of charter school design, and a tour of a charter school campus.
Held in conjunction with INCS 2013 Statewide Charter Conference, this year's Design Institute will provide charter school designers a chance to learn from leaders throughout the state and country. REGISTER TODAY!
Sunday, December 1, 2013
12:00 - 8:00 p.m.
- Welcome Lunch
- Introduction to Charter Schools
- Charter Starter Panel: Expert panel featuring recent charter school founders
- VIP Reception at the INCS 2013 Statewide Charter Conference
Monday, December 2, 2013
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Networking Breakfast
- Keynote Address at the INCS 2013 Statewide Charter Conference
- Building a Blueprint For Your New Charter School: Outline Your Mission, Vision, Target Population, Key Elements of the Education Plan, Community Outreach Plan, and More
- Networking Lunch
- Introduction to High Performing Charter Schools: Expert Panel In Which Leaders of High-Performing Charter Schools Discuss Best Practices They Believe Most Critical to Their Success
- Charter School Work Plan: Learn Understand the Key Timelines, Critical Components, and Resources to Move Forward
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
8:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
- Networking Breakfast at the INCS 2013 Statewide Charter Conference
- Tour of Charter School Campus
- Charter School Student Panel and School Founder Debrief
- Lunch With School-Based Teachers, Leaders, and INCS Charter Growth Staff
Recommended Preparation: Please review Paving a New Path: A Guidebook for Illinois Charter Public School Development available for download (free) or to order a hard copy ($25), please call (312) 629-2063 ext 25.