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Fight To Choose

Charter schools work for Black and Brown families who deserve access to better education options. Join the #FightToChoose!

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Celebrate and share inspiring stories from charter school parents, educators, and community members of color.

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Hashtags to use: #FightToChoose #WhatAboutUs #MyChildMyChoice

Parents of color support charter schools! 71% of Black parents strongly agree that one size does not fit all when it comes to educating our children. Learn more:  coalitionforcharters.org/fight #FightToChoose

Charter schools are linked to higher grad rates and overall positive academic, social-emotional, & behavioral outcomes for ALL students. Ask your legislator to expand access to charter schools in every zip code: coalitionforcharters.org/fight 

Nearly 70% of charter school students are students of color. And 1 in 3 charter school teachers & leaders are people of color. Join me in the #FightToChoose schools by us and for us. coalitionforcharters.org/fight

Events

Upcoming Events

March 2024
Mar 07
Mar 07, 2024

At FCCS, we’re committed to empowering public school advocates through our Monthly Policy and Advocacy Forum.

Mark Your Calendar: We meet on the first Thursday of every month at 1:30 pm CT. Sign up now and be a part of the change!

May 2024
May 07
May 07, 2024

Join us to celebrate FCCS Lifetime Achievement Recipient, Geoffrey Canada in New York! You can get more details, register to attend, and become a sponsor here.

Past Events

February 2024
Feb 26
Feb 26, 2024

FCCS will be a sponsor again this year for the annual National Alliance for Public Charter Schools School Leaders of Color (SLOC) convening in Washington, D.C. We will be joined […]

January 2024
Jan 23
Jan 23, 2024

During the event, Houston’s leaders addressed a range of critical issues including community and family engagement, funding, leadership development, language and learning, early childhood education, universal pre-K, special education, and […]

Jan 21
Jan 21, 2024

Every child deserves a quality education. At National School Choice Week (NSCW), we help families discover the traditional public, public charter, public magnet, private, online, and home education options available for their children. National School Choice Week will take place January 21-27, 2024.

November 2023
Nov 28
Nov 28, 2023

Approximately 30 school leaders and lawmakers gathered in Tennessee for the Leaders and Lawmakers Happy Hour, hosted by FCCS, TennesseeCan, and the Nashville Charter Collaborative.

September 2023
Sep 07
June 2023