State statutes and regulations determine who authorizes postsecondary institutions, what criteria authorizers
must use to judge those institutions, and how authorized providers should be monitored and held accountable for their performance.
qualitative screening in which the authorizer
retains full discretion to
We examined data on school authorizations, openings, closings, and enrollment, and reviewed information on Bay Area charter authorizers
from the National Association of Charter School Authorizers
As is true of all charter schools, the governing board is formally accountable to the authorizer
for the school's performance.
This analysis finds that most state authorizers
do not require outcomes data from colleges when they initially apply for authorization, although a majority of agencies compile student outcomes data either during reauthorization or through annual reports.
such as Bay Mills receive 3 percent of that per-pupil school aid to pay for administrative, chartering and monitoring responsibilities.
refer to credit records and reports to decide whether to approve a customer's credit card purchase.
In February 2018, the authorizer
granted a three-year renewal through June 30, 2021, short of the full five-year term requested by BCCS, due to financial and management concerns.
is going to say to a school like that, 'You're not ready to expand.
Most importantly, Texas has a sympathetic, statewide charter school authorizer
rather than a local one.
. (10) Charter authorizers
oversee charter schools
We were convinced that meant a charter school would never open because there was no alternate sponsor (now known as an authorizer
) or state appeals process to make the K-12 system more responsive.