The California State Senate took unanimous action today to pass a resolution authored by Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar), which commemorates National School Choice Week in California. Senate Resolution (SR) 22 highlights the efforts of schools, teachers, parents and students from across the nation for effective education opportunities that benefit all children.
More than 5,500 events are taking place across all fifty states to raise awareness for school choice during National School Choice Week, which starts today. The event spotlights all types of positive education options — from traditional public schools, to public magnet and charter schools, to private schools, to virtual schools, to home schooling. The effort brings students, parents, educators, community leaders, and elected officials together to cheer for school choice where it exists and demand it where it does not.
“School choice benefits all students, especially low-income families who often lack the resources to move to a better neighborhood or turn to private schools,” said Senator Huff. “Allowing parents and students to choose …read more
Source: State Senator Bob Huff