CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Uncover your faculty spirit subsequent week at Charleston’s annual schooling honest to rejoice Nationwide Faculty Alternative Week. This yr’s occasion might be each informative and extremely interactive, as every faculty sales space on the honest will function a faculty provide. Households can have the chance to refill on free faculty provides whereas exploring the varied schooling decisions accessible to them.
The honest will happen from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 22 on the Household Life Middle of Royal Baptist Church. Concurrently with the Charleston occasion, faculty festivals might be happening in additional than a dozen U.S. cities nationwide, together with Las Vegas, Jersey Metropolis, and Colorado Springs.
The Charleston faculty honest is free and open to all households, and greater than 450 group members are anticipated to attend. Moreover studying about public, non-public, and homeschool choices, households can take pleasure in face portray, balloon artwork, music, pupil performances, and raffle drawings. Espresso and cookies can even be offered.
This occasion is deliberate to coincide with the celebration of Nationwide Faculty Alternative Week Jan. 23-29, 2022, which is able to function greater than 26,000 faculty selection occasions throughout all 50 states.
“Training is the one factor that may assist equalize people in society,” mentioned Dr. Shaunette Parker, outreach director at My South Carolina Training. “Having high-quality schooling choices which might be accessible to all college students, no matter zip code and socioeconomic standing needs to be a precedence in South Carolina. In 2022, we’re excited in regards to the progress of recent schooling choices and the success of our college students.”
The honest is being deliberate by My South Carolina Training. The group seeks to equip mother and father with comprehensible details about schooling decisions, in order that, armed with good info, they will make the very best choices for his or her kids’s future.
The Royal Baptist Church Household Life Middle is positioned at 4750 Abraham Ave. in North Charleston.
Nationwide Faculty Alternative Week shines a highlight on efficient Ok-12 schooling choices for youngsters, focusing equally on conventional public, constitution, magnet, on-line, non-public, and residential schooling choices. Each January, members plan tens of hundreds of celebrations –– similar to faculty festivals and open homes–– to boost consciousness about faculty selection throughout all 50 states. Faculty Alternative Week additionally develops assets and guides to Ok-12 schooling for households. As a not-for-profit effort, the Week is nonpolitical and nonpartisan and doesn’t advocate for laws. For extra info go to schoolchoiceweek.com.
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