SAINT PAUL, Minn., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of students and teachers from across Minnesota will be gathering at the Capitol tomorrow to preserve school choice and commemorate National School Choice Week 2015, the nation's largest-ever celebration of opportunity in education.
- Hundreds of students, parents and teachers from across Minnesota will gather in St. Paul to celebrate Minnesota's legacy as a national pioneer for public school choice, and to call on state leaders to protect, preserve, and strengthen education options for families — including public school open enrollment, concurrent enrollment in postsecondary programs and public charter schools. The message St. Paul is declaring is, "We Must Preserve Our School Choices."
- Hundreds of students, parents, administrators, and school choice supporters
- Kathy Saltzman, former state senator
- Minnesota Business Partnership
- Minnesota Association of Charter Schools
- Charter School Partners
- Education Evolving
- Center for School Change
- Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
- Wednesday, January 28 at 10:00am
- Best Western Capitol Ridge (formerly the Kelly Inn), 161 St Anthony Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55103
- Mult box will be provided.
Held every January, National School Choice Week is an independent public awareness effort shining a positive spotlight on effective education options for children, including traditional public schools, public magnet schools, public charter schools, online academies, private schools, and homeschooling, National School Choice Week 2015 will feature 11,082 independently-planned special events across all 50 states.
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SOURCE National School Choice Week