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Key Business Functions

The New York City Charter School Center has prepared this helpful list meant for new Charter Schools who are staffing up for the first time.  Key Business Functions are listed along with a brief description of each one's duties and responsibilities.

Teacher Certification Resources

These documents are intended to help school operations staff to navigate through the teacher certification process.

Please note, there have recently been updates in exams and exam requirements and reciprocity. We are currently updating our resources to reflect these changes. For more information about reciprocity, we suggest you read the NYSED's guidelines: here.

Employment Law 101

Legal issues impact all stages of the hiring process. This presentation from the New York City Charter School Center in conjunction with McCarter and English Attorneys helps Charter Schools navigate them and avoid common pitfalls.

Topics covered include charter renewal benchmarks, advertising and recruiting, employment types, and background checks.