Welcome Charter School Board Members, School Executives, Authorizers, and Associations

Working with charter schools since 2005 has convinced me that school success is ultimately a reflection of board & leader competence. As former school leader and board member myself, I'd love to show you how to maximize yours.

Brian L Carpenter, PhD, FAFE, CFE

Customized Board Retreats

Interested in scheduling a customized board retreat (online or in person) with Dr. Carpenter? Click here to learn more about the process.

Digital Resource Library

Dr. Carpenter produces some of the best training videos for charter schools in the country. Click here to learn more about subscribing to his digital resource library.

Remote Assistance Options

Sometimes boards don't need training. They need an expert in charter school governance and operations to guide them through specific challenges. Click here to learn more.

Conferences and Group Seminars

Need a dynamic speaker at your next conference or group seminar? Dr. Carpenter has spoken at more than 50 state and national conferences since 2005. Click here for more information.

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Meet Brian L. Carpenter

In 1977, no one could have predicted that this high school drop-out would become one of the most influential voices in charter school governance. Now, more than 40 years later, however, Dr. Brian L. Carpenter's books, videos, podcasts, white papers, and conference presentations are considered authoritative by authorizers, association leaders and other experts in the charter school sector.

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