Remember Our Public Schools in Ariz.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

 It’s easy to understand why thousands of school-choice supporters from across the country are gathered in Phoenix for National School Choice Week. Arizona policy makers have steadily increased choice options for nearly 20 years, and today, Arizona parents have more publicly funded schooling choices than just about any other state.

However, what may get lost in the celebration this week is that after nearly two decades of expanding choice options in our state, traditional public schools continue to be the choice for nearly nine out of 10 Arizona students. Like my family, hundreds of thousands of Arizona families make the informed and conscious choice to send our children to our traditional public schools.

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