GSCA Conference


Conference Information

The Georgia Charter Schools Leadership Conference is the only statewide gathering of the entire Georgia charter school leadership community. Our next conference is Thursday and Friday, January 29-30, 2015 at the Busbee Center at Gwinnett Technical College in Lawrenceville, Georgia.  We are expecting up to 200 charter school leaders, governing boards, petitioners and business managers.  read more...



December 2013 - Join the Georgia Charter Schools Association for a special Conference Luncheon on Friday, January 31, 2014 at Lake Oconee Academy in Greensboro, Georiga.  This event will include a chance to hear from those who would like to be your next Georgia State Superintendent of Education.  Every candidate will be invited to share with us a little about themselves, their vision of where education is going in Georgia, their priorities and goals for charter schools.  We look forward to hearing from each of these candidates.


November 2013 - Please consider staying another night to enjoy one of Georgia’s most beautiful lake areas and perhaps join us for a round of golf at The Landing on Saturday morning, February 1st.   Reynolds Plantation, is sponsoring this event with free fees to the first 16 GCSA member school leaders, governing board members, or business managers from any of Georgia’s charter schools.  If you are an exhibitor, sponsor, or representative from a non-GCSA member organization, you are also welcome to join us for the discounted rate of $100 which includes your cart.  Tee times are 9:30, 9:50, 10:00, 10:10, and 10:20.  Please contact Rena Youngblood at


October 2013 - We have 5 lenders participating at the welcome reception in the Speed Date Your Lender event.  What a great way to discuss a new building, a new roof, renovations-large and small. 


August 2013 - Touch on the Awards tab and begin the process of nominating your school for the Charter School of the Year. The Coca-Cola Foundation has graciously allowed us to continue recognizing and honoring a special charter school with a $50,000.00 grant.


August 2013 -Speed Date Your Lender - During the Welcome Reception on January 30th, you will have the opportunity to meet several lenders.  This casual event will allow you to learn about some of the finance options available to you.  Do you need to update your building or perhaps build a brand new facility?  Find out what these organizations can help you with.


July 2013 - Confirmed meeting location will be Lake Oconee Academy.  Plan to tour this beautiful school at 1:30PM on Thursday, January 30, 2014.

GCSA Conference Brochure

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