State Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal will join
students, parents, teachers and community leaders at a National School
Choice Week whistle-stop rally in Tucson on Wednesday, January 29 at
10:00 a.m. at the Old Tucson Studios.
The event, which is designed to show support for increased education
options for Arizona families, is part of the cross-country whistle-stop
tour organized by National School Choice Week, which runs from Jan. 26
to Feb. 1. National School Choice Week - which will feature more than
5,500 independently-planned events across the country - will be the
nation's largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity.
Additional speakers include Jaime Molera, former Arizona State
Superintendent of Public Instruction and Member of the Arizona State
Board of Education; Lisa Graham Keegan, former Arizona State
Superintendent of Public Instruction and Senior Adviser to National
School Choice Week; and Courtney Cox, a student from Canyon Rose
Academy. The event will also include a performance from a student from
San Miguel High School.
The event is hosted by National School Choice Week in partnership with
Arizona Alternative Education Consortium, Arizona Charter Schools
Association, Democrats for Education Reform, Education Reform Now,
GreatSchools.org, Institute for Better Education, Pima Joint Technical
Education District, Presidio School, Rose Academies, San Miguel High
School / Cristo Rey Network, Sonoran Schools, and Step Up Schools.
Questions? Contact Allison Schneider at email@example.com
For more information on National School Choice Week and the whistle-stop
tour, visit www.schoolchoiceweek.com.
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