MAJOR VICTORY FOR PARENTS! NEVADA STATE PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL AUTHORITY ORDERED DEPOSED FOR VIOLATIONS OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS ACT

RENO, Nev. – In its ongoing efforts to force the Nevada State Public Charter School Authority (Authority) to comply with the Nevada Public Records Act, the National Coalition for Public School Options’ (PSO) was granted the right to depose Authority officials by Carson City District Court.  “This state authority is simply out of control,” said Nevada…

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National Pro-Charter School Parent Organization Issues Statement on PA Gov. Wolf’s Budget Proposal

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Colleen Cook, president of the National Coalition for Public School Options (PSO), the nation’s leading parent education advocacy organization with active chapters in more than 30 states, today issued the following statement on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget address: “Today is yet another example of how Gov. Wolf is out of touch with…

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Independence Denies School Choice Rights to Two Families on Appeal

Yesterday the Independence School District (ISD) officially denied two families’ appeals to lawfully enroll their children in a virtual school program, the Missouri Virtual Academy (MOVA) – a MOCAP-approved program. In one case, the District even exceeded their 30-day window to reply to the parents without explanation. In both instances the parents received brief hearings…

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Introducing Gov. Silverspoon

Gov. Tom Wolf’s family chose to take him out of his local school district and enroll him into one of the most prestigious – and expensive – private schools in the country, with a current price tag of $61,410 for boarding students. Despite being a very successful role model for the power of school choice –…

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As Gov. Wolf Attacks Charter Schools, We Have Questions About His Expensive, Ultra-Exclusive Education at The Hill School

Gov. Tom Wolf is intent on severely curtailing school choice options in Pennsylvania by cutting funding, capping enrollment, and putting a moratorium on all new cyber schools. His actions – if successful – could have dire consequences for the thousands of families currently availing themselves of school choice in Pennsylvania. It also spells the end…

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Veterans Day

Today is a day we pause to honor all veterans. Please take some time today to reflect on what their service means to/for you. I️ honor all veterans, who have selflessly served this great country. I️ am honored to have served with the best, to have worn the uniform of the United States Navy, to…

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***PRESS RELEASE*** Assault on PA Choice Launched Against 35,000 Cyber Students

RELEASE: Assault on PA Choice Launched Against 35,000 Cyber Students — Largest Public School Closure in State History Proposed State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Erie) will forever be remembered as the legislator that attempted the largest public school closure and dislocation of students in the history of Pennsylvania. Rep. Sonney introduced a bill today that would…

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