Fiona Sheridan-McIver

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Fiona Sheridan-McIver is the senior manager of government relations, initially starting with the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools as a Leadership for Educational Equity fellow. She previously served as a classroom teacher for 7 years, in both charter and district public schools. During her time in the classroom, Fiona was active in local educational advocacy work, was a member of her school’s leadership team, and co-lead the equity initiative in her school. 

She majored in Government at Colby College and has a Masters in Education from Hamline University.

Blog posts by Fiona Sheridan-McIver

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5 Top Federal Priorities for Charter Schools in 2023

With the start of the 118th Congress getting underway, it is time for us update and reaffirm our top policy priorities for charter schools. As families and schools continue to grapple with the impacts of the pandemic, what will make a difference for students in 2023? 

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How States Use CSP Funds to Support High-quality Charter Schools and Authorizing

In addition to providing funds for opening or expanding new charter schools, the CSP State Entity (SE) program provides important resources to strengthen the overall quality of the charter school community.

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15 Charter Schools Honored as 2022 National Blue Ribbon Schools

The 2022 National Blue Ribbon schools have shown incredible resilience throughout the pandemic, consistently meeting the needs of their students and communities while maintaining high levels of academic achievement, including 15 charter schools.
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Director, Policy