Knowledge Core Keyword: Human Capital

Example Board Member Questionnaire: Tennessee Achievement School District

This is a questionnaire for prospective board members used by the Tennessee Achievement School District in its charter school application process. The questionnaire is a required element of each charter school application and is used to check for board member eligibility, potential or existing conflicts of interest, and to evaluate board member capacity. This document is a Core Example that accompanies NACSA’s Knowledge Core course, “Charter Application Process and Decision Making: An Overview.”

Example Board Member Questionnaire: Louisiana Department of Education

This is a questionnaire for prospective board members used by the Louisiana Department of Education in its charter school application process. The questionnaire is a required element of each charter school application and is used to check for board member eligibility, potential or existing conflicts of interest, and to evaluate board member capacity. This document is a Core Example that accompanies NACSA’s Knowledge Core course, “Charter Application Process and Decision Making: An Overview.”

Square Pegs: Charter Authorizers in Non-Charter Agencies

In a 1985 Newsweek interview, Apple Computer founder Steve Jobs described the team that created the Macintosh as “a group of people going in essence back to the garage, but in a …