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***PRESS RELEASE*** PublicSchoolOptions.org Statement on Kentucky Charter School Legislation

FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky chapter of PublicSchoolOptions.org released the following statement regarding charter school legislation final passage. STATEMENT FROM PEDER BERG, PUBLICSCHOOLOPTIONS.ORG BOARD MEMBER AND PARENT ADVOCATE: “We welcome any progress that brings school choice to Kentucky families. But while this bill’s passage is a step in the right direction, it is inadequate. The […]

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***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 to […]

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***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 Representative […]

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***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 […]

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***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, […]

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***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 […]

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***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 […]

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***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 schools. […]

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