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Wednesday, April 14 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
WRCCS Micro-credential: Community Engagement (Tomorrow River Community Charter Schools)

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WRCCS Micro-credential: Community Engagement
The charter school has intentional practices around connecting with their community and local resources in a meaningful way that is mutually beneficial and purposeful. The school clearly serves its community and is able to express such.
WRCCS Competencies:
  • Governance Board: Community Engagement: Creates/refines plan for how to engage community partners and volunteers in collaborating with your school
  • Leadership: Community Engagement: Designs/communicates goals, mission, and accountability measures (transparent to all constituents)
  • Leadership: Equity: Elicits staff input and feedback on the perceived greatest student need(s) and school improvement priorities (discuss results publicly)
  • Classroom:  Culture: Develops/implements mechanisms for including all stakeholders; parents, students, staff, and community in developing a positive supportive student learning culture 

Defenders(Presenter): Chamomile Nuzs & Community 
Reviewer(s): Judy Mueller, Peter Weiczorek, Nicki Ciurro, Dana Kueckley, Steven DeVougas, Beth Clark
Facilitator: Zaynab Baalbaki

WRCCS Micro-credential
Come witness the launch of WRCCS Micro-credentials! Planning, opening, and sustaining a successful Wisconsin Charter school requires a ton of commitment, a bunch of learning, and a whole lot of community building. WRCCS Micro-credentials is an opportunity for charter schools to highlight specific strengths, skills, and merits of specific charter schools, elevate their profile in their community, and help other Wisconsin charter schools locate experts in the field. Come learn and gain access to artifacts of success as charter schools from around the state defend a WRCCS Micro-credential live. If you are interested in playing a more active role and want to be a reviewer please click here.  See the full WRCCS Micro-credential process here. Specific defenses will be announced as we get closer.


Tina Giombetti

TRCCS Board Chair, Tomorrow River Community Charter School
I am the cofounder of the Tomorrow River Community Charter School located in central Wisconsin. I have served on their board for 10 years and am now the board chair. I am very involved in many aspects of the school, but a lot of my energy goes into fundraising and strategic plann... Read More →
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Chamomile Nusz

Charter School Consultant, Circle Education LLC
Chamomile Nusz is a co-owner of Circle Education LLC, a consulting service working to support innovative education. She works with the Wisconsin Resource Center for Charter Schools (WRCCS) supporting the development of high-performing charter schools throughout the state of Wisconsin... Read More →

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Zaynab Baalbaki

Consultant, WRCCS

Wednesday April 14, 2021 2:00pm - 2:50pm CDT