Held in January, National School Choice Week is the world’s largest annual celebration for parental choice in education. Approximately 11,082 events across all 50 states were held during School Choice Week in 2015. The 2016 National School Choice Week is January 25-30.
In Minnesota, the University of Minnesota’s Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs and Opportunity for All Kids Foundation, a state-based advocacy group focused on school choice, are partnering to host an informative discussion to look at Minnesota’s progress on school choice, the national outlook and what the future holds. Former Washington DC teachers union president George Parker will provide a keynote address that will be followed by a bipartisan panel discussion moderated by education reporter Beth Hawkin