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  • Charter Schools

    Information on Charter Schools in Pennsylvania from the Charter Schools staff at the Pennsylvania Department of Education. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Charter Schools in Pennsylvania - Frequently Asked Questions [PDF]

    Frequently asked questions about charter schools in Pennsylvania from the Education Law Center - Pennsylvania (via Stone Valley Community Charter School). Content Detail

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    Education Law Center - Pennsylvania
  • Cyber Charter Schools - Frequently Asked Questions

    Questions and answers from the Education Law Center - Pennsylvania about cyber charter schools, which are public charter schools that provides most of their instruction to their students through the Internet or by some other electronic means. Students who are enrolled in a cyber charter school do most of their schoolwork at home over the computer — they do not go to classes in a school building. Content Detail

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    Education Law Center - Pennsylvania
  • Resource Guide for Charter Schools and Cyber Charter Schools

    This guide is intended as a resource for charter schools and cyber charter schools in meeting the requirements of IDEA and Chapter 711 for school-age students, explaining the special education process and the provision of special education services and supports. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network
  • Back to School: Know your Enrollment Rights (Video)

    The Education Law Center - Pennsylvania provides this basic guide to enrolling your child in a Pennsylvania public school. Read More

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    Education Law Center - Pennsylvania
  • Education Law Center

    The Education Law Center is a non-profit legal advocacy and educational organization, dedicated to ensuring that all of Pennsylvania's children have access to a quality public education. Content Detail

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    Education Law Center - Pennsylvania
  • Student Enrollment - Questions & Answers

    The Pennsylvania Department of Education provides Questions and Answers to assist parents, school districts and charter schools in the student enrollment process. This information is based on applicable school law and regulation and reflects procedures outlined in the recently revised Basic Education Circular (BEC) on Student Enrollment. [PDF] Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Education