Event and Activity Ideas for Organizations

Whether you represent an education organization, a local nonprofit, a fraternal group, or a public policy think tank, National School Choice Week provides you with a unique and impactful opportunity to shine a spotlight on your support for opportunity in education. We invite you to use NSCW as a platform to showcase your work through local op-eds, media interviews, and social media campaigns. However you choose to participate, make sure that it meets your goals, and have fun!

Here are some ideas to inspire your own creativity:

Activity Ideas

  1. Participate in the National School Choice Week Tweet Up on January 27 at 2 p.m. Eastern. Share positive messages with the hashtags #schoolchoice #SchoolChoiceWeek
  2. Fill out your NSCW placards and take photos for use in your newsletter or social media. Share your photos and videos with us by uploading here: SchoolChoiceWeek.com/Share or eamil to photos@schoolchoiceweek.com
  3. Wear your NSCW scarves and take photos for use in your newsletter, marketing materials, or social media. Make sure to share them with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram!
  4. Decorate your office with your NSCW signs.
  5. Write an opinion piece about school choice and educational opportunity for a local newspaper or website.
  6. Conduct radio and television interviews about school choice and education options.
  7. Learn and perform the National School Choice Week dance with your staff and friends: SchoolChoiceWeek.com/Dance

Event Ideas

  1. Visit local schools and celebrate talented students, parents, teachers, and school leaders.
  2. Host a student poster, essay, speech, or video contest and announce the winners during National School Choice Week.
  3. Host an “open house” at your office.
  4. Host a special breakfast, lunch, or dinner event to celebrate school choice options in your area.
  5. Work with local schools to plan an information session for parents or a school fair.
  6. Host a policy roundtable discussion to raise awareness of education options and discuss the policy aspects of school choice.
  7. Work with other organizations to plan a student showcase (talent show) or school choice celebration.


  • Interactive Resources

    Show your support & spread the word with these interactive and digital resources for homeschool groups including free printable activities.

  • Send us Your Photos & Videos!

    Upload or email photos or videos from your event, activity or celebration that you’d like to share.

  • Get Your Free State Guide

    Use our map to discover more about the different school choice options available in your home state.

  • Spotlight Program

    Planning a celebration that is open to the media and will include more than 100 attendees?

  • About National School Choice Week

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