Formed in 2013 after the passage of the Arkansas Quality Charter Schools Act of 2013, the Charter Authorizing Panel is comprised of Arkansas Department of Education staff appointed by the Commissioner of Education.
The Charter School Authorizing Panel is the primary authorizer for all charters in the state. The panel oversees the authorization, renewal, revision, and revocation of charters.
Agendas for the Charter Authorizing Panel Meetings can be found at https://v3.boardbook.org/Public/PublicHome.aspx?ak=1001636.
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