PublicSchoolOptions.org Celebrates National School Choice Week With Events In Seven States

National School Choice Week events across the country highlight school choice options for students and families WASHINGTON – Today, PublicSchoolOptions.org joins with other school choice advocates across the country to kick off National School Choice Week, a week-long celebration of education options that benefit families and students. PublicSchoolOptions.org will participate in National School Choice Week events in…

Wyoming Students and Parents Rally for School Choice

Event at the library in Laramie will celebrate school choice options for students and families CHEYENNE – This Friday, the Wyoming chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will co-sponsor an event coinciding with National School Choice Week that is hosted by EdPref Wyoming, Institute for Justice, and PublicSchoolOptions.org. The event will bring together school choice advocates from across…

Maine School Choice Supporters Hold Press Conference To Kick Off National School Choice Week

Press conference at the state house will celebrate school choice options for students and families AUGUSTA – Tomorrow, school choice advocates, including parents and students, will hold a press conference at the Maine State House Hall of Flags to celebrate “Maine School Choice Week.” The press conference coincides with National School Choice Week, which kicks…

Governor Baker Puts Students First In Push To Lift Cap On Charter Schools

PublicSchoolOptions.org pleased to see governor focus on expanding choice for parents and students  WASHINGTON – PublicSchoolOptions.org applauded Governor Charlie Baker’s call to lift the cap on public charter schools in Massachusetts during his state of the state speech on Thursday. The Governor’s appeal to the legislature signals his support for parents and the need for…

Indiana Students and Parents Rally for School Choice

Event at the state house will celebrate school choice options for students and families INDIANAPOLIS – Next Monday, the Indiana chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will co-sponsor the Quality Education Celebration, an event coinciding with National School Choice Week that is hosted by the Institute for Quality Education. The event, featuring special guest Campbell Brown, co-founder of…

Alabama Students and Parents Rally for School Choice

Event at the capitol will celebrate school choice options for students and families MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Next Tuesday, the Alabama chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will co-sponsor an event coinciding with National School Choice Week that is hosted by the Foundation for Excellence in Education, Alabama Federation for Children, Alabama Opportunity Scholarship Fund, the Business Council of…

PublicSchoolOptions.org: Where Do Democratic Presidential Candidates Stand On School Choice?

Viewers deserve to hear where candidates stand on access to public school options, and if they trust parents to make decisions about their child’s education WASHINGTON – On Sunday, the three Democratic candidates for president will meet for a primary debate in Charleston, South Carolina. The debate, moderated by NBC’s Lester Holt, provides an opportunity…

Virtual classroom is rewarding

Guest opinion by Michael Burke, an INSPIRE Connections Academy teacher It’s the beginning of a new year and I wanted to share why I am grateful to work with middle school students as a science teacher at INSPIRE Connections Academy. As a free online public school that serves students in grades K-12 across Idaho, my students log…