NWA School Choice
It’s Lottery Time!

It’s Lottery Time!

This is the first year in a while that I have not had a hand in facilitating a charter school lottery. While I’m excited about taking my dog for a long walk and relaxing with my husband instead of ramping up for my busiest week of the year, it feels

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Charter Schools: Myths v. Facts

Charter Schools: Myths v. Facts

The National Alliance for Public Charters works hard to dispel myths about charter schools in their Truth About Charters series.

“Over the past five years, the charter school movement has grown dramatically. Today, nearly 3 million students attend more than 6,800 charter schools in the

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Arkansas School Choice Rally

Arkansas School Choice Rally

We were honored to join educators, students, parents, and elected officials at the Arkansas State Capitol yesterday for a School Choice Rally celebrating educational choice for all Arkansas families.
At the end of the day, parents simply want the decision over where their kids go to school and

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NWA School Choice Festival

NWA School Choice Festival

The Northwest Arkansas School Choice Festival was an enormous success! Thank you to all of you who joined us on January 14 to celebrate school choice and learn more about education in Northwest Arkansas.
Over 30 schools participated, interacting with hundreds of families and building relationships with other

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Embracing school choice doesn’t mean abandoning public education

Embracing school choice doesn’t mean abandoning public education

The NWA School Choice Festival was featured in an article by National School Choice Week President, Andrew Campanella, in The Washington Examiner.
“Just this weekend in northwest Arkansas, for example, nearly 1,000 parents and students attended a school fair in Springdale. Traditional public schools, charter schools, magnet schools and private schools

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