Florida Department of Education Briefs
No: 2009-02. The purpose of this Technical Assistance Paper is to provide charter school governing boards with guidance for developing sound financial practices and monitoring a charter school’s financial position in order to prevent the conditions that may lead to the determination of a state of financial emergency.
No: 2009-01. The purpose of this Technical Assistance Paper is to address the provision of transportation for charter school students who are homeless.
ARRA appropriated new funding for programs under Parts B and C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Local school districts must submit an application to the Department of Education in order to receive the first 50% of their ARRA funds.
No: 2005- 04. The purpose of this technical assistance paper is to clarify the regulations regarding the deduction of funds for indirect costs, including administrative fees or expenses, from a sub-grant awarded to an eligible applicant.
State Board of Education Rules. Food and Nutrition Management Section
As this is considered a health and safety issue, charter schools are not exempt from this statute.
New guidance issued by the Office of Civil Rights to provide state and local education agencies with information concerning disclosure of disability on report cards and transcripts for students with disabilities attending public elementary and secondary schools