Start Strong, Stay Strong

Over the last five years the Tennessee Charter School Center has recruited, trained and supported dynamic leaders to start high performing charter schools. At each step of the process—design, application, incubation, and launch—we constantly assess each school’s readiness to open and serve students at the highest levels from day one. As a result of this […]

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TCSC Fellows’ Applications Approved in Shelby Co.

The Charter School Center is extremely proud of Bob Nardo, Darian Jones, and Valissia Allen, former TCSC Education Entrepreneurs Fellows whose Memphis charter school proposals were recently approved by Shelby County Schools. Bob leads Libertas School of Memphis, a grades K-6 charter; Darian is the school leader of Sankore Collegiate, a grades 6-12 charter; and […]

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Share Your Charter School Stories!

Be a part of the conversation! Whether you are a charter school student, parent, staff member or supporter, we’re asking you to submit suggestions for our blog. We want to hear all about your school’s: Academic Successes Unique learning experiences Special events and programs that illustrate culture and spirit Outstanding teachers, leaders, board members, students and […]

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Liberty Collegiate Math Nerds Rock Algebra

If we expect kids to be losers they will be losers; if we expect them to be winners they will be winners. They rise, or fall, to the level of the expectations of those around them, especially their parents and their teachers. — Jaime Escalante Our students at Liberty Collegiate Academy typically enter the 5th […]

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