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North Carolina: Two Qualified Providers Apply to Serve Virtual Public Charter Pilot Program
October 21, 2014

RALEIGH, N.C., October 17, 2014 – Two highly qualified, experienced providers have applied for the two virtual public charter school pilots approved by the North Carolina General Assembly.  Parents swiftly called on the State Board to approve the two applicants. Gail Hall, Co-Chair of the North Carolina Chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org, a parent-led advocacy organization that promotes […]

State Rep Jason Nelson and State Senator Jabar Shumate Join Oklahoma Parents to Show Support for School Choice
September 29, 2014

Oklahoma City, September 26, 2014 – This week, Oklahoma parents were pleased to be joined by area legislators as the Oklahoma Chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org hosted Schools of Choice Fall Picnics across the state. In the Oklahoma City area, State Representative Jason Nelson visited with 130 coalition members in Midwest City. State Senator Jabar Shumate joined […]

The National Board Convenes for their Annual Meeting in 2014

The PublicSchoolOptions.org Board convened on February 10th for their annual meeting. Pictured from left to right: Alisa Hug, Tillie Elvrum, Lauren Marshall, Sandy Smith, Amy Threewitt, Beth Purcell (Not pictured - Cherie Nielsen)

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Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Families Hosts 4th Annual Park Day
July 21, 2014

The 4th Annual Colorado Cyberschools Park Day had its largest ever turnout for a day of fun with families and staff who are part of the coalition of online schools. Read more and see photos from the park day.

Coalition of Idaho Charter School Families Hosts Summer Event
July 18, 2014

The Coalition of Idaho Charter School Families and Idaho Virtual Academy joined together to co-host a Summer Social Event on June 30 at the Silverwood Amusement Park near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The northern part of Idaho has many Idaho Virtual Academy families and public charter school families from Kootenai Bridge, Coeur d’Alene Academy and Forest Bird […]

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