For more than 100 years, Children’s Institute has supported children and families in healing from traumatic experiences. We work with 30,000 individuals in Los Angeles communities where decades of underinvestment and racist policies have resulted in poverty and lack of opportunity.
The California Charter Schools Association advances the charter school movement through state and local advocacy, leadership on accountability, and resources for member schools. CCSA is a trusted source of data and information on California's charter schools for parents, authorizers, legislators, the press and other interested groups.
The Bresee Foundation’s mission is to provide comprehensive after-school programs and family services that equip young people to pursue their education, achieve their full potential, and serve others.
The mission of Turning Point Center for Families is to provide affordable prevention, intervention, and therapeutic counseling services to youth, individuals, couples, and families. We offer training and supervision for graduate students of psychology. Turning Point is a non-profit, bi-lingual counseling center located in the heart of Orange County.
Over 20 years, Think Together has built a roadmap to support student success. Curriculum and activities are aligned with what students are learning during the academic school day. Each program is designed using data-driven solutions to help kids reach proficiency and achievement levels necessary to progress through school and prepare for college and career.
Committed to developing the gifts and talents of all young people from pre kindergarten through the completion of college or postsecondary training that prepares them for the global workforce. In doing so, CCP works with communities to aggregate, acquire and align all needed resources and capacity to attain that goal.
Bringing Real-World Learning to PreK-12 Classrooms
A transformative learning experience for both students and teachers. Create lasting impacts in the classroom from preschool through graduation and beyond.
Mastery Transcript Consortium® (MTC) is a national nonprofit membership organization that helps make mastery learning—or competency-based education—available to all learners. Because this approach does not generate traditional metrics, we co-create uniquely flexible and scalable learning records to solve the challenge of credentialing. MTC accelerates equitable access to and widespread implementation of mastery learning models, empowering students to showcase competencies and share evidence of their learning.
Our mission at ICON School Management is to support this Charter School Movement. Operating a charter school has its own set of challenges and every organization is bound to go through financial, operational, and/or administrative hardships. By gaining a true understanding of your organization, our team of experts will be able to deliver a personalized level of services that are proactive and forward-thinking. A dedicated team will make consistent visits to your school site, assessing your unique challenges and providing high quality support that will have both immediate and long-lasting improvements to your operations and finances. We will redefine what it means to be a “managing partner”.
Kagan Publishing and Professional Development is all about engagement! Central to most Kagan publications and workshops are Kagan Structures. You've probably heard of some popular Kagan Structures including Numbered Heads Together, Timed Pair Share, RallyRobin, and Quiz-Quiz-Trade. Those Kagan Structures, and many more, are now used world-wide from kindergarten to adult education, in all academic subject areas to boost student engagement and learning.
To build a healthy community we must turn toward one another, as we do when we gather together in a circle. Circle ways come from people who lived close to the earth and the cycles of life, who knew something many of us forget—that we belong to each other. No one is expendable, least of all our children. We gathered in circles to dance and to drum, to celebrate and grieve, to share stories, make decisions, govern, dream, do justice...and more.
Our procurement team ensures you are always eating clean:
• Dairy products are always rBST free
• Whole grains, from brown rice to whole-grain rich unbleached flour.
• USDA high-grade quality meat, never mechanically separated.
• Local vegetable options by region
• Fresh whole fruit, with seasonal highlights
• Cage-free eggs
Plus, our never-ever list means there’s a lot you won’t find in our food, such as artificial colors / flavors / sweeteners, high fructose corn syrup, fully hydrogenated fats, or sodium nitrites / nitrates.