ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Students and parents will attend Minnesota School Choice Day featuring a
rally in the State Capitol Rotunda and attendance at multiple committee
hearings throughout the day.
At 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24 at the State Capitol, students and parents
will attend a Minnesota House Committee hearing on the Equity and
Opportunity Scholarship Act. At 11 a.m., a rally in the Capitol Rotunda
with former Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Lisa Graham
Keegan and entrepreneur Reynolds-Anthony Harris will be held. Families
also plan to attend hearings held by the House Education Finance
Committee at 1 p.m. and the Joint Senate Education Policy and Finance
Committee at 3 p.m.
Opportunity for All Kids is the lead planner of this event, which is
planned to coincide with the history-making celebration of National
School Choice Week 2017, which will feature more than 21,000 school
choice events across all 50 states.
"We are working to empower parents to make the best choice for their
children," said entrepreneur Reynolds-Anthony Harris, a leader of the
Minnesota Harvest Initiative. "Students in Minnesota have a wide range
of needs. We need to make sure that every child can access a high
For more information, contact Brian McClung at (612) 965-2729 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a nonpartisan, nonpolitical public awareness effort, National School
Choice Week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options
for students, families, and communities around the country.
For more information, visit www.schoolchoiceweek.com,
or visit www.facebook.com/schoolchoiceweek.