INFOGRAPHIC: Parents Want School Choice

As the heated debates continue about how to improve our public schools, families are exercising the option of choice in increasing numbers.

Millions of Parents Want Choice: 57 million school-age children in America. More than 9 million have chosen non-traditional schooling options. 5.3 million attend private schools. 2.1 million attend public charter schools. 1.8 million are home schooled. 1 million are on charter school waiting lists.

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Posted Sep. 16, 2019

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Posted Sep. 19, 2019

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Posted Sep. 17, 2019

Teachers, If You Want a Say in What Happens at Your School, You Have to Speak Out

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