Which laws, rules and regulations cannot be waived by charter systems?
Charter schools and systems are subject to all provisions outlined in O.C.G.A. 20-2-2065(b). In particular, charter schools may not waive state laws or State Board of Education rules pertaining to health and safety, funding formulas, or accountability provisions. In addition, charter schools may not waive any aspect of federal law. This includes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), and all applicable civil rights legislation.