Communities of Practice at DCSC
Connect as leaders. Grow expertise. Bring justice to education. Leverage skills and expertise for the benefit of all.
DCSC 2020 Annual Convening
This year's past convening brought together 200 leaders from member schools and networks as well as partners from across the nation. Check out more on our highlights page.
Annual Report 2019: A Movement of Diverse Charter Schools
Membership continues to grow. DCSC continues to advocate for our members across the country. And our second cohort of UnifiED has been launched.
Helping create diverse public charter schools through research, advocacy, and outreach.
We’re a Coalition of charter schools that have racially, culturally and socioeconomically diverse student populations.

Realizing the Promise of Intentionally Integrated Schools.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition
Diverse Charter Schools Coalition


The Diverse Charter Schools Coalition connects members with each other and with outside resources to help improve their practice.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition
Diverse Charter Schools Coalition

Story tellers

We amplify the stories of success that prove that school integration is possible and worth trying.

Diverse Charter Schools Coalition


We advocate that government and philanthropic support incentivizes demographic diversity in public schools.

 our approach

We support the movement of schools working toward true integration by founding new schools, developing new models of peer-to-peer learning and gathering leaders of this burgeoning field.

Photo: Baltimore Montessori Charter School

Discover the new unifiED School Launch Program.

Press & Updates

from the DCSC blog

Blackstone Valley Prep

Blackstone Valley Prep (BVP) Mayoral Academy is a growing network of tuition-free public charter schools in northern Rhode Island serving 1,800 scholars in grades [...]

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Attend a Member Event

See events & happenings hosted by our member schools around the country.

12octAll Day302020 NACSA Virtual Leadership ConferenceLive Virtual Event [October 12-October 30]

27oct4:00 pm5:00 pmThe Transformational Power of Critique: How to Up Product Quality and Collaborative Culture in a Jiffy!Live Virtual Event [4:00pm - 5:00 pm EST]

28oct4:00 pm5:00 pmBuilding a Collection and Library Program that Celebrates DiversityLive Virtual Event [4:00pm - 5:00 pm EST]

29oct12:00 pm1:00 pmPolitics of School Choice with Wayne D. Lewis Jr.Live Virtual Event [12:00pm - 1:00 pm EST]

29oct2:00 pm3:00 pmLeading for Sustainable Change: A Future Ready Roadmap for SuccessLive Virtual Event [2:00pm - 3:00 pm EST]

10nov4:00 pm5:00 pmCollaborative Problem Solving with Student in the Virtual School SettingLive Virtual Event [4:00pm - 5:00 pm EST]

16novAll Day202020 Independent Charter School Virtual ConferenceLive Virtual Event [November 16, 18, 20]

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