National Parent Group Launches Missouri Ad Campaign to Urge Action in Support of Families in Final Days of Session

Arlington, VA (May 10, 2021) – The National Coalition for Public School Options (PSO) today announced a multi-channel campaign to raise awareness of abuses against Missouri families by some school districts, and to encourage lawmakers to take legislative action to fix issues in the existing Missouri Course Access and Virtual School Program (MOCAP) law that…

West Virginia Legislature Passes Authorization for Virtual School Charters

For Immediate Release March 4, 2021 West Virginia Legislature Passes Authorization for Virtual School Charters The National Coalition for Public School Options (PSO) applauds the West Virginia Legislature for passing legislation authorizing the creation of full-time virtual charter schools in the state, improving families’ access to the best educational option for their children.  Under this…

New Study Shows African American Families Overwhelmingly Want A Choice in Their Children’s Public School, Regardless of Geographic Boundaries

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2021 New Study Shows African American Families Overwhelmingly Want A Choice in Their Children’s Public School, Regardless of Geographic Boundaries National survey also reveals strong parent support for virtual learning post-pandemic Washington, DC – A new national survey of African American parents reveals strong support for educational options in the…

National Coalition for Public School Options on the Proposed Charter School Program Dissemination Grant Rules

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2021 National Coalition for Public School Options on the Proposed Charter School Program Dissemination Grant Rules Washington — The National Coalition for Public School Options, a national alliance of parents that supports and defends parents’ rights to access the best public school options, has filed parent comments regarding, the “Proposed Priorities,…

Kansas City School District Continues to Violate Parents’ Rights; PSO Calls on Missouri Education Officials to Act Immediately

The National Coalition for Public School Options (PSO) Missouri Chapter sent the Missouri Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) a letter today demanding action against the Kansas City Public School District (KCPS) for continuing to block families from accessing the school of their choice as guaranteed under Missouri law.

National Coalition for Public School Options Joins yes. every kid. to Demand More From Nation’s K-12 Education System

Washington, DC (September 8, 2020)—The National Coalition for Public School Options (PSO)—the nation’s leading parent choice advocacy organization—today announced it joined allies from across the education reform space in support of yes. every kid. yes. Every kid. Is an education organization that is dedicated to driving a new conversation, new results and new possibilities for every…