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During NSCW, schools, homeschool groups, organizations and individuals plan tens of thousands of independent events. These celebratory events raise public awareness of the different K-12 education options available to children and families, while spotlighting the benefits of school choice. NSCW recognizes all K-12 options, including traditional public schools, public […]
Houston students, parents celebrate school choice at Minute Maid Park event
01/31/2018 5:37:43 PM
The event, titled “Stronger Together, A Celebration of School Choice” marks the end of National School Choice Week, a public campaign to make K-12 students and their parents aware of options in education.
Houston parents have many school choices. That can be tricky.
01/30/2018 5:24:50 PM
Houston has been a national leader in the school choice movement for decades. Educational options flourish here. Houston ISD – the seventh-largest school district in the country – has one of the nation's most robust magnet school programs, including some of the highest-ranked programs nationally.
Hurwitz, McAdams: ApplyHouston.org brings efficiencies to K-12 charter school applications
01/20/2018 8:00:37 PM
In November, Houston became the next city in America to take a step forward for access and equity in public education options.
Using ApplyHouston.org, parents in the Houston metro area can now apply to many of Houston's public charter schools with one shared application.