An Introduction to Promesa Academy at the First Information Meeting

An Introduction to Promesa Academy at the First Information Meeting | San Antonio Charter Moms

Promesa Academy is a proposed public charter school that, once approved, will open in August 2019 on the near west side of San Antonio. The school promises to offer high-quality, college-preparatory education in an underserved area. I recently attended their… Continue Reading

Carpe Diem Schools wants to bring blended learning to San Antonio

Carpe Diem Learning Systems, nationally known for its blended learning model, is applying for a Texas charter this year and is looking at San Antonio for Fall 2014. Maybe you’ve read about Carpe Diem’s success in Yuma, Arizona. “Education Nation:… Continue Reading

What I learned at the Redbud Montessori For All information session

On Saturday, I attended the first information session for Redbud Montessori For All a proposed charter school that would be based on authentic Montessori principles. The school opening is still a few years away, but if you have kids age four or younger,… Continue Reading

Redbud Montessori for All info session at 10 a.m. Saturday

Redbud Montessori for All is holding an information session at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 16 at the San Antonio Area Foundation‘s new offices at the Pearl. “Info session for Montessori charter set”, Lindsay Kastner, San Antonio Express-News, February 14, 2013; my earlier post.

Charter school information sessions in San Antonio

Learn more about high-quality, free public charter schools in San Antonio by attending an information session: February 23, 2013:  BASIS San Antonio information session at 12:15 p.m. in Ballroom A at the La Quinta, 4431 Horizon Hill Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78229 February 26, 2013:… Continue Reading

Charter school information sessions in San Antonio

Learn more about high-quality, free public charter schools in San Antonio by attending an information session: February 12, 2013: IDEA Carver information session at 5:30 p.m. at IDEA Carver, 217 Robinson Pl., San Antonio, Texas 78202; complete schedule February 12,… Continue Reading

Redbud Montessori for All: San Antonio information session February 16

Montessori education has a great reputation, but the cost of tuition has been a barrier for many families. That may change soon: Montessori For All is an organization working to create a network of diverse, high-performing public charter schools based… Continue Reading

Austin ISD trustees vote to end partnership with IDEA Public Schools

Last night, the Austin ISD board of trustees voted 5-4 to end its contract with IDEA Public Schools, which has been operating IDEA Allan as an in-district charter for several months. “Austin school trustees vote to end IDEA charter partnership”, Melissa B. Taboada,… Continue Reading

Charter school information sessions in San Antonio

Learn more about high-quality, free public charter schools in San Antonio by attending an information session: January 17, 2013: IDEA Carver information session at 5:30 p.m.; complete schedule January 18, 2013: BASIS San Antonio will have a table at Food Truck Friday at Rackspace,… Continue Reading