Available for: Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday
Back to School
New Year Discount
Monday. March 26 9:30am-12:00 pm
DOUBLE SESSION BEFORE CONFERENCE STARTS (2.5 hours). E-Rate is a federal funding program that awards major discounts on Internet service and the network infrastructure to distribute Internet to classrooms. All public schools are eligible for at least 20% and up to 90% discount. You cannot afford to ignore this funding mechanism! This session will provide an overview of the program, insights to maximize your benefits, and guidance to help your school get started.
Monday, March 26 9:30 am–12:00 pm
Got questions about the Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) and the LCAP rubrics, otherwise known as the California School Dashboard? This intensive pre-conference workshop will provide you with insights into LCAP Template requirements as they apply to charter schools. and the State Board-Approved State & Local Indicators as identified in the California Dashboard.
Add pre-conference workshops or change any personal information by reaccessing your registration.
Conference registration cancellations must be received in writing to or faxed to (541) 346-3545. Please list the names of the registered attendees and why you need to cancel. Cancellations must be received by the deadlines below to receive the following refunds:
The Annual California Charter Schools Conference is the premiere statewide professional development and networking event for charter school professionals. The event annually brings together over 3,000 charter school leaders, teachers and supporters to learn from one another, deepen their practice and celebrate the movement.
CCSA increases the value of the conference each year with strategic programming and offers multiple registration discounts and deadlines to ensure the wide array of charter school professionals are represented annually. We know that every dollar a charter school has counts and we build as much value as possible into each and every conference registration we receive.
Full Conference Registration gives you access to:
CCSA has provided a simple, easy-to-use online registration system that enables you to pay registration fees with a purchase order or credit card*. However, if you find it more convenient, we are happy to take your registration information over the phone—simply call (800) 280-6218. If you would prefer to fax or mail your registration form, please download the form below, complete and send with a check or a purchase order to:
California Charter Schools Conference
1277 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-1277
Fax: (541) 346-3545
If you have questions about registration, please email .
* Please note that credit card payments are taken online only.
You may register online using a credit card or a purchase order number. If you utilize the purchase order option, you will receive an invoice for the total registration fees due. However, payment is not due until the conference is over, meaning you can lock in today's rate and pay when it is most convenient for you between now and the event!
CCSA offers group registration to enable you to register more than one individual from the same school or organization at one time.
The California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) is committed to providing a friendly, safe, supportive and harassment-free environment for all attendees and participants of the California Charter Schools Conference (“Conference”), regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion or other group identity.
This Code of Conduct outlines CCSA’s expectations for all Conference attendees and participants, including all members, speakers, vendors, media representatives, commentators, exhibitors, sponsors and volunteers. Cooperation is expected from everyone and organizers will actively enforce this Code of Conduct throughout the event. By attending or participating in the Conference, you agree to abide by this Code of Conduct for the duration of the Conference. Violations will be taken seriously.
CCSA seeks to provide a Conference setting in which diverse participants may learn, network and enjoy the company of colleagues in a respectful environment. Whether communicating in person or virtually, CCSA expects Conference participants to communicate professionally and respectfully and to handle dissent or disagreement with courtesy. When sharing information about any organizations, attendees or participants via public communication channels, CCSA expects participants to act responsibly and clearly distinguish individual opinion from fact. Speakers are asked to frame discussions as openly and inclusively as possible and to be aware of how language or images may be perceived by others. Participants may exercise their option to leave a session or a conversation.
CCSA does not tolerate harassment or intimidation of Conference attendees or participants in any form. Harassment includes offensive verbal or written comments or behavior, either in real or virtual space, including those which are related to or are based upon gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion or other group identity. Harassment also includes display of sexual images in public spaces, deliberate intimidation, physical or virtual stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of talks or other events and unsolicited physical contact or sexual attention.
Sexual language and imagery are not appropriate for any Conference venue, including sessions, workshops, social events and social media. Sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, media representatives, commentators and activity organizers may not use sexualized language, images, activities or other material, or otherwise create a sexualized environment.
All participants are expected to observe these rules and behaviors in all Conference venues, including online venues and social events. Unacceptable behavior will not be tolerated whether by other attendees, media, speakers, volunteers, organizers, venue staff, sponsors or exhibitors. Anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply immediately. If a participant engages in unacceptable behavior, the organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, up to and including expulsion from the Conference and/or future CCSA events without warning or refund.
Onsite During the Event
Contact Hilary Grider at (916) 204-0547
Report the incident in person at the Registration and Information Booth
To Report an Incident After the Event
Contact Hilary Grider at (916) 204-0547
The 25th annual conference will be held March 26–28, 2018 in San Diego, CA at the San Diego Convention Center.