***PHOTO RELEASE*** Representative Gary Vandeaver Receives Champion of School Choice Award

Local School Choice Advocacy Organization Recognizes State Legislative Champions   AUSTIN, Texas — On Wednesday the Texas Chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) awarded Representative Gary VanDeaver with its Champion of School Choice Award for his strong support and leadership in the fight for giving Texas families access to more school choice options. The award was presented…

***PHOTO RELEASE*** REPRESENTATIVE DWAYNE BOHAC RECEIVES CHAMPION OF SCHOOL CHOICE AWARD

Local School Choice Advocacy Organization Recognizes State Legislative Champions   AUSTIN, Texas — Yesterday the Texas Chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) awarded Representative Dwayne Bohac with its Champion of School Choice Award for his strong support and leadership in the fight for giving Texas families access to more school choice options. The award was presented to…

***PHOTO RELEASE*** Representative Dwayne Bohac Receives Champion of School Choice Award

Local School Choice Advocacy Organization Recognizes State Legislative Champions   AUSTIN, Texas — Yesterday the Texas Chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) awarded Representative Dwayne Bohac with its Champion of School Choice Award for his strong support and leadership in the fight for giving Texas families access to more school choice options. The award was presented to…

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Texas Public Virtual School Students Hold Capitol Day Rally in Austin with Legislative Champions

Virtual school students and families from across Texas will meet with legislators and celebrate the public virtual school option AUSTIN, Texas – Tomorrow, March 8, the Texas chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) will host a Capitol Day Rally to celebrate school choice with families and students who benefit from Texas’ public virtual schools. The rally, which…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Texas Public Virtual School Students Hold Capitol Day Rally in Austin with Legislative Champions

Virtual school students and families from across Texas will meet with legislators and celebrate the public virtual school option AUSTIN, Texas – Next Wednesday, March 8, the Texas chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) will host a Capitol Day Rally to celebrate school choice with families and students who benefit from Texas’ public virtual schools. The rally,…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Alabama Students and Parents Celebrate School Choice at Capitol Day Rally

Parents & students will meet with legislators   MONTGOMERY Ala. – On Wednesday, the Alabama chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org will host its annual 2017 Capitol Day Rally, bringing together parents and students from across the state to learn about the civic process, meet with legislators and share their stories about how school choice has benefitted their…

***VIDEO PRESS RELEASE*** Digital Learning Day Highlight: Virtual School a “Lifeline” for Pediatric Cancer Patient

Colton Sheets was diagnosed with leukemia at age three; his only option for public education is virtual school – thanks to technology   WASHINGTON – Today, teachers, school administrators, students, and families are celebrating Digital Learning Day, an annual day highlighting the benefits of digital learning options – from new technologies used in classrooms to fully…

***PRESS RELEASE*** PublicSchoolOptions.org Statement on Betsy DeVos Confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Education

WASHINGTON  – PublicSchoolOptions.org released the following statement on Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as U.S. Secretary of Education. STATEMENT FROM TILLIE ELVRUM, PUBLICSCHOOLOPTIONS.ORG PRESIDENT AND PARENT ADVOCATE: “Secretary DeVos will be a stalwart advocate for our nation’s students, putting their interests first, because every child deserves access to an education that fits their individual needs. We look…

***PRESS RELEASE*** New Mexico Public Charter School Students Hold Capitol Day Rally and Legislative Visits

Virtual school students and families from across New Mexico will meet with legislators and celebrate the public virtual school option   SANTA FE, N.M. – On Tuesday, the New Mexico chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) will host a Capitol Day Rally to celebrate school choice with families and students who benefit from New Mexico’s public virtual…

***PRESS RELEASE*** Parent Group Submits Comments on Proposed Rule Changes to State Virtual Charter School Board

OKLAHOMA CITY – Today the Oklahoma chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org (PSO) submitted official comments to the Oklahoma State Virtual Charter School Board regarding proposed administrative rules changes affecting school closure and renewal processes for the state’s virtual schools. The Oklahoma chapter of PSO is a coalition of parents working to defend parents’ right to choose the…