National School Choice Week Kickoff: The Importance of High Quality Charter Schools

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20062
United States

UPDATE - JANUARY 24 - Due to the extreme weather in Washington, DC this event HAS BEEN CANCELLED. To find other National School Choice Week events in your area, please visit their website

Join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, the Foundation for Excellence in Education, and the Thomas B. Fordham Institute as we celebrate National School Choice Week with the nation’s leading education reform organizations.

Representatives of national groups will discuss the importance of high-quality charter schools on two panels. The first discussion will explore the impact that charters have across the spectrum and their effect on quality and equity in public education. The second panel will provide an in-depth look at the role charter schools play in key states. There will be a reception and networking to follow.

Event will be livestreamed by The 74 and moderated by The 74 Co-founder and CEO, Romy Drucker.

What is National School Choice Week?