IA ALLIANCE CHOICE IN EDUCATION
Education Celebration School Choice Rally to be Held March 6
WHO: Iowa Alliance for Choice in Education and Iowa Advocates for Choice in Education
WHAT: Education Celebration School Choice Rally featuring speakers Senator Jerry Behn, Representative Chris Hagenow, and Michael Chartier, Director of State Programs and Government Relations for the Friedman Foundation, Indianapolis.
WHERE: Iowa State Capitol, first floor rotunda
WHEN: Noon - Thursday, March 6, 2014.
WHY: Legislators have/will consider bills regarding the current STO program and proposed Education Savings Account this session. Representative Hagenow and Senator Behn both introduced bills proposing an Education Savings Account program during this legislative session, which were supported by Iowa Advocates for Choice in Education. Visitors from across the state will be at the Capitol throughout the day to talk to legislators about the benefits of school choice programming as well as the contributions of Iowa’s nonpublic schools.
About the event sponsors: Iowa Alliance for Choice in Education (Iowa ACE) and Iowa Advocates for Choice in Education are non-profit, non-partisan organizations dedicated to expanding school choice for the benefit of Iowa’s children. We support a parent’s right and ability to freely choose the educational setting that best meets his or her child’s needs.