***PRESS RELEASE*** Utah Parents & Students Celebrate Virtual Education and School Choice at Capitol Day Rally

Event at the capitol will celebrate school choice options for students and families    SALT LAKE CITY – On Friday, February 23, the Utah chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) will sponsor an annual event at the Utah state capitol to celebrate virtual education and school choice. The event will be attended by hundreds of families from across Utah who…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Students and Parents Celebrate Virtual Education with Alabama Capitol Day Event

Event will celebrate virtual education options; connect families with legislators   MONTGOMERY, Ala. – On Wednesday, February 21, the Alabama chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will host Alabama Capitol Day 2018 in Montgomery to celebrate virtual education. The event begins at 10 a.m. at the Embassy Suites with a short program. Attendees will then travel to the legislative building to meet with…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Oklahoma Students and Parents Celebrate Virtual Education and School Choice at Stat

Event at the capitol will celebrate school choice options for students and families OKLAHOMA CITY – On Wednesday, February 21, the Oklahoma chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) will host a capitol day rally at the Oklahoma state capitol for students and families to celebrate virtual education and school choice. The event will be attended by families from across Oklahoma…

Kansas & New Mexico Families Celebrate School Choice

Last week, virtual school families in Kansas and New Mexico participated in capitol day events where they met with legislators and shared their personal school choice stories.   The Kansas chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org hosted its inaugural “Parent Choice in Education Day at the Capitol” where about 100 students, families and teachers came together to celebrate…

Iowa Parent Day at the Capitol

Parents from across Iowa joined together on January 31 at the state capitol building to speak with legislators about the importance of public school options.   A few students, enrolled in virtual education programs, even tagged along to learn first-hand about the legislative process.   “We’ve been learning about the three branches of government in…

Championing Choice in Florida

Last week PSO board president Tillie Elvrum spent four busy days in Tampa and Tallahassee participating in Florida’s Celebrate Youth event, which was part of National School Choice Week, and taking part in a parent legislative fly-in. Tillie, along with Florida parent advocates Melissa Ley and Lawrence Kerwin, barnstormed the state capitol to meet with…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Students and Parents Celebrate School Choice with New Mexico Capitol Day Event

Event will celebrate school choice options; connect families with legislators   SANTA FE, N.M. – On Tuesday, January 30, the New Mexico chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will host their annual New Mexico Capitol Day in Santa Fe to celebrate virtual education and the benefits of all school choice options for students and families. The event begins at 10 a.m. with a…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Students and Parents Celebrate School Choice with Kansas Capitol Day Event

Event will celebrate school choice options; connect families with legislators   TOPEKA, Kan. – On Tuesday, January 30, the Kansas chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will host “Parent Choice in Education Day at the Capitol” to celebrate the benefits of all school choice options for students and families, including virtual education. At 10:30 a.m. attendees will hear from speakers and Representative Clay…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Parents and Students Await Louisiana Supreme Court Charter School Decision

Lawsuit brought by union aims to defund type 2 public charter schools, decision could come Wednesday NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana parents and students are watching closely for a decision from the Louisiana Supreme Court, which many expect will come tomorrow, in the case of Iberville Parish School Board, et al v. Louisiana State Elementary and Secondary Education Board,…