National School Choice Week in Texas!

Jan 24, 2014 by AFP

National School Choice Week is sponsoring an historic cross-country, whistle-stop train and motor coach tour. All events are nonpolitical and focus on a variety of different educational options for families. Events feature special guest speakers, family-friendly entertainment, and refreshments. Attendance is free but an RSVP is required. Just select the events near you on the drop down menu and learn more!

The school choice week tour brings events to Texas. The kickoff event in Houston info is set for Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Union Station at MinuteMaid Park

501 Crawford Street
Houston, TX 77002

in San Antonio on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 9:00 AM

Historic Sunset Station

1174 E Commerce Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

And in Austin on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 1:30 PM

Texas Capitol Building

112 E 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701

RSVP here :


Here is some additional information about the NSCW event in Austin:

National School Choice Week is coming to Austin, Texas! Please join a broad coalition of supporters on Monday, January 27 at 12:30 PM at the Texas Capitol South Steps for a school choice press conference featuring Senator Dan Patrick.

Attendees will also hear from:

  •  Andrew Campanella, President of National School Choice Week
  • Ian Greer, K12 Virtual Student
  • Lathan Watts, Responsive Ed & Charter Parent
  • Laura Colangelo, Texas Association of Non-Public Schools
  • David Dunn, Texas Charter Schools Association
  • Chuck DeVore, Texas Public Policy Foundation and
  • Peggy Venable, Americans for Prosperity – Texas

Plan to attend, find out more about educational options, and support school choice!