Thank you to all of our 2019 conference sponsors and exhibitors!
Charter School CapitalScholarship Sponsor
Charter School Capital is proud to deliver access to growth capital and facilities financing to charter schools nationwide. In the past 10 years, Charter School Capital has invested more than $1.6 billion to 600+ charter schools, helping them provide a high-quality education to more than 800,000 students across the country.Visit Charter School Capital
Association of American EducatorsKeynote Speaker Sponsor
Partnered with GCSA, The Association of American Educators (AAE) is the largest national, non-union, professional educators’ organization, providing a modern approach to teacher representation and educational advocacy. Focused on student-centered reforms, and promoting the charter school movement here in Georgia and nationwide, AAE provides critical professional benefits with the charter school educator in mind.Visit Association of American Educators
BB&T Capital MarketsLanyard Sponsor
BB&T Capital Markets has helped charter schools throughout the nation build and achieve success. Our dedicated team of charter school
bankers has the experience and expertise to navigate through the toughest financial challenges to generate results, while providing guidance
and support every step of the way. BB&T is firmly committed to the charter school space, and what sets us apart is our client-focused approach.
BB&T will support you with expert advice every step of the way.
EPR PropertiesProgram Guide Sponsor
EPR Properties provides financing solutions for the development and acquisition of charter school facilities. We understand that safe, purpose-built facilities are vital to your school’s success. As leaders in facility financing, we’re able to meet your unique needs, including land acquisition and new construction, property acquisition and renovation, and acquisition of existing schools with leases already in place. Visit www.eprkc.com to learn more about how EPR could be a partner to you.Visit EPR Properties
Krevolin & Horst, LLCCharging Station Sponsor
Chris Adams is a partner at Krevolin & Horst, LLC. For nearly eight years, his practice has focused on education law, commercial litigation, and appeals. Chris has represented more than a dozen locally-approved and State Charter School Commission charter schools and charter school networks in Georgia. He frequently works with charter schools on topics including authorization, funding, board governance, personnel, enrollment, discipline, contract negotiations, and diversity initiatives.Visit Krevolin & Horst, LLC
EdtecCharging Station Sponsor
EdTec is a social enterprise committed to improving public education by supporting charter schools with business, operations, and performance services. Through our core service – back-office – we provide a CFO-level resource and a team of specialists to perform payroll, AP, and accounting functions. EdTec has worked with hundreds of charter schools since our founding in 2001. We are excited to be working with existing as well as new charter schools in Georgia.Visit Edtec
LS3P Associates, LTD.Valentine's Day Celebration Sponsor
LS3P is an architecture, interiors, and planning firm celebrating 55 years of design excellence. LS3P operates from its eight offices in Georgia and the Carolinas, providing its clients the expertise and resources of a large firm with the local knowledge and personal connections of a small firm. LS3P is deeply committed to the communities in which it serves, with over 560 design awards in diverse practice areas.Visit LS3P Associates, LTD.
ChampionsOnline Registration Sponsor
Champions is your partner in creating year-round learning environments that inspire curiosity in school-age children. We are partners with over 530 schools in 21 states and District of Columbia, impacting the lives of more than 29,000 students.Visit Champions
Curriculum AssociatesBreakfast Sponsor
Founded in 1969, Curriculum Associates, LLC designs research-based print and online instructional materials, screens and assessments, and data management tools. The company's products and outstanding customer service provide teachers and administrators with the resources necessary for teaching diverse student populations and fostering learning for all students.Visit Curriculum Associates
Colonial LifeBreakfast Sponsor
Voluntary benefits for your employees. Help your employees prepare for unexpected challenges today to help ensure financial protection and peace of mind for tomorrow. Our voluntary benefits are designed to enable you to offer a complete benefits plan that empowers your employees to work happier and healthier.Visit Colonial Life
National Heritage AcademiesCoffee Break Sponsor
National Heritage Academies (NHA) partners with community groups to build and operate public charter schools. Founded in 1995, today NHA partners with 87 K-8 schools in nine states serving more than 58,000 students. NHA’s system of schools is designed to eliminate the achievement gap and provide school choice to families so their children are prepared for success in high school, college, and beyond.Visit National Heritage Academies
Strawn & Co., InsuranceGeneral Sponsor
With a focus on delivering more than an insurance policy, Strawn & Co., Insurance has developed solutions to truly partner with Georgia's charter schools. In addition to unparalleled market access, we can offer solutions for emergency response situations, facilities safety, employment management and compliance, continuing education requirements, access to a dividend program and much more. Maximize the value of your insurance partnership by working with Strawn & Co., Insurance.Visit Strawn & Co., Insurance
ODYSSEYWARE® delivers a technology-rich learning management system, including engaging core and elective courses to 2,500+ school districts across the U.S. With multiple uses including credit recovery, accelerated learning, academic enrichment, and instruction for alternative students, ODYSSEYWARE can be used as a stand-alone curriculum, or integrated into a blended learning environment.Visit Odysseyware
Hertz FurnitureGeneral Sponsor
Flexible, Collaborative, Individualized, or Traditional - Hertz Furniture has innovative furniture to match your teaching style, curriculum, and budget for every room in your school, including Classroom, Commons Area, Lab, Media Center, café, and more, all with Lifetime Warranties!Visit Hertz Furniture
French Toast Schoolbox
French Toast Schoolbox is your one stop shop for best-in-class school uniforms, spirit wear, P.E. and accessory items.Visit French Toast Schoolbox
Lotterease is a Lottery and Parent Communication System that saves charter schools time and money. In addition, it ensures that charter schools are compliant with state lottery laws so that they are protected from claims of lottery fraud. Lotterease automatically manages siblings, weighted applications and waitlists. Parents can apply and confirm attendance online. If you are still using paper or excel based lotteries, save yourself the headache and get Lotterease.Visit Lotterease
BYU Independent Study
BYU Independent Study offers affordable online middle school and high school courses and curriculum. Instructors can blend the online curriculum in their classroom, or students can take individual courses to meet their specific needs. AP, honors, world language, and low-cost credit recovery courses are available anytime of the year. The courses invite high quality learning through multimedia, video, animation, and interactive labs.Visit BYU Independent Study
A-Lert Roof Systems
A-Lert Roof Systems, a division of Centurion Industries, Inc., located near San Antonio, TX, has been in business for over 30 years and is an industry leader in metal roofing. We design, engineer, manufacture and install standing seam metal roofs and are GSA certified. We have extensive experience in both new and retro-fit construction projects for government, military, schools, municipalities and churches.Visit A-Lert Roof Systems
William H. Sadlier
William H. Sadlier, Inc. is a recognized and respected publisher of print, digital, and online educational materials for public and private schools, offering outstanding, research-based programs in mathematics, vocabulary, language arts, and phonics.Visit William H. Sadlier
Mobile Modular rents and sells modular classrooms and relocatable buildings. Our products make excellent solutions for both temporary and permanent space needs. Whether growing enrollment, modernization or budgets are driving your temporary building needs, Mobile Modular can help your school adjust to the demands of your student population. Your Project – Our Commitment.Visit Mobile Modular
LaVoulle Group, LLC
The LaVoulle Group provides customized professional learning support for educators. Through our Lead By Example support for principals and our Chronicles of Effective Teaching series for teachers, we help bridge the gap between students’ current performance and their academic potential. Established in 2000, the firm offers a variety of professional learning and development support to teachers and principals through customizable mentoring, workshops, courses, seminars, and conferences.Visit LaVoulle Group, LLC
Zaner-Bloser is an educational-solutions company that specializes in delivering explicit instruction and a solid academic foundation for PreK–8 students in reading, writing, spelling, handwriting, and other language arts. Our core digital and print resources include Superkids, Spelling Connections, Strategies for Writers, and Zaner-Bloser Handwriting. Visit www.zaner-bloser.com for more information.Visit Zaner-Bloser
School Food and Wellness Group
SFWG is a National consulting group that assists schools with finding local, healthy food vendors to provide meals that meet and exceed the National School Lunch regulations. SFWG helps schools manage state audits, submit monthly claims, process household meal applications, conduct staff training and oversees overall program compliance. We simplify the National School Lunch Program and After School Supper Program (CACFP).Visit School Food and Wellness Group
Peterson Farms Fresh Inc.
We offer premium fresh-cut apple slices and apple sauce products to schools all across the USA. Our healthy great tasting products meet the USDA guidelines to help ensure our kids receive the recommended daily fruit requirements.
*Buy American Act Compliant
*USDA Approved Servings
*USDA Approved National Processor
Lightspeed’s solutions focus on three distinct areas: Engage, Activate, and Collaborate. The Access product line engages the whole classroom by providing low-volume, highly intelligible sound throughout the classroom. The Activate platform is designed for small- group instruction allowing teachers to listen and assess where to best invest their time, gaining insights and observations without interfering.Visit Lightspeed Technologies
PNC Charter School Group has extensive charter school financing experience, utilizing a dual coverage model of both bank and capital markets solutions. Our team consist both relationship managers from PNC Bank and investment bankers from PNC Capital Markets. Collectively, PNC has been involved with over $750 million in charter school financing since 2007.Visit PNC Bank
We offer a quality food service system that works cohesively with your food service staff to provide healthy meals within a cost effective budget. Our “component meal system” provides assistance to your child nutrition department in the major areas of compliant menu planning, nutritional analysis, consistent food production, labor analysis, training, and other key areas that contribute to a successful program.Visit Preferred Meals
Kay-Twelve, LLC Collaborative Education Furniture
Our goal: To improving Student outcomes by igniting Student Engagement.
Learning environments can be found everywhere. They can include classrooms, Lecture Halls, Conference rooms, Libraries, Training Centers. The goal of Kay-Twelve is to improve learning outcomes by working with Educators to create high impact learning spaces that unleash student potential. We give professionals like you the tools you need to improve learning outcomes by creating dynamic and flexible instructional spaces.Visit Kay-Twelve, LLC Collaborative Education Furniture
Bliss Products & Services, Inc.
Bliss Products and Services provides playground equipment, site furnishings, shades, shelters and so much more! Everything under the sun for all of your recreational needs!Visit Bliss Products & Services, Inc.
Camcor provides instructional technology, audio visual, and STEM solutions for schools.Visit Camcor