Charter schools in Idaho are authorized by the local school board or by the Idaho Public Charter School Commission. Quality charter schools depend on quality authorizers. Authorizers are charged by state law to approve and oversee the performance of charter schools. Among their important responsibilities, charter school authorizers:
The State Department of Education provides direct assistance to charter school authorizers. This site provides tools and resources, as well as a range of research and reports related to charter school authorization.
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