Press Release

The Georgia Public Policy Foundation Celebrates School Choice

  • January 15, 2019
  • The Georgia Public Policy Foundation
  • Benita Dodd
  • info@georgiapolicy.org
  • (404) 256-4050

Media Advisory | For Immediate Release

The Georgia Public Policy Foundation

EVENT ADVISORY: The Georgia Public Policy Foundation to hold event on January 22, 2019 to celebrate National School Choice Week

This special event will raise awareness of education options for children, raise awareness about the importance of effective education for children, raise awareness about the importance and benefits of school choice.

Atlanta — The Georgia Public Policy Foundation will hold a special event on January 22, 2019 to celebrate National School Choice Week, GPPF leaders announced today.

The event,  “A Capitol Choice” is a lunch. The goal of the event is to raise awareness of education options for children, raise awareness about the importance of effective education for children and raise awareness about the importance and benefits of school choice.

WHAT: A Capitol Choice
WHEN: January 22, 2019 at 11:30 am
WHERE: Empire Room, 20th Floor, Sloppy Floyd Building
200 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30334
ATTENDANCE: 80
RSVP:  An RSVP is required to attend.

At the event, there will be discussions about education options for Georgia. GPPF, which is a statewide  organization, expects 80 people to attend this event.

Held every January, National School Choice Week is the world’s largest annual celebration of opportunity in K-12 education. The week is nonpartisan and nonpolitical. The goal is to raise awareness of the different K-12 education options available for children, including traditional public schools, public charter schools, public magnet schools, private schools, online academies, and homeschooling.

GPPF joins tens of thousands of schools, homeschool groups, organizations, chambers of commerce – and millions of individual Americans – in celebrating National School Choice Week.

Established in 1991, The Georgia Public Policy Foundation is a nonprofit, independent, state-focused Think Tank that proposes market-oriented approaches to public policy to improve the lives of Georgians. The Think Tanks and Civil Society Program has ranked the foundation as one of the “best independent Think Tanks” in its 2017 global go-to Think Tank index, released in February 2018. Regular events include Leadership Breakfasts and Policy Briefing Luncheons. Weekly publications are the Friday facts and Friday idea commentaries. For more about The Georgia Public Policy Foundation, visit www.georgiapolicy.org.

To learn more about the week, visit www.SchoolChoiceWeek.com.