The Commission forms committees to meet in small groups and examine topics more in-depth before consideration before the full Commission. These committees may be ongoing, meeting multiple times a year, or may meet on a temporary basis as needed.
The Governance Committee focuses on best practices in governance, conducting board self-assessments against these best practices, and regular reviews of the Commission’s board-specific policies, roles, and responsibilities.
The Business Operations Committee focuses on the stand-up of the operations of the Charter Commission including staff, office space, and budgeting.
The Rules and Policy Committee focuses on establishing all rules and policies related to the Charter Commission’s responsibilities as an appellate authorizer of charter schools and as an LEA.