Reimagining Education

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Your children deserve:

The best options for high quality education

Finding the school that best fits your child’s needs is the most important part of ensuring they have a good educational future. In Missouri, your choice of school options depends largely on where you live. Check out our guide to what your options are and get tips on how to find the best school!

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transparent and accountable EDUCATION policy

Whether your child attends a traditional district school, a charter school, or a private school, having good information on the schools' quality is vital to making sure your child is prepared for the future. Strong and transparent performance data is also key to ensuring the educational system is effective and efficient.

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Freedom to go to the school that fits

When families have educational options, they will be empowered to make a school choice that meets their student’s unique needs. A student’s right to an education should include all high-quality options that will meet their needs, including district, public charter, virtual, and private school options.

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Empowering parents

Latest News

North County parents, teachers ask state leaders to provide more educational options for region

Parents and teachers from four North County school districts recently took an afternoon to share their educational struggles and hopes with two state legislators. The group met with Senator Angela Mosley and Representative Jay Mosley at the Jamestown Bluff Branch of the St. Lois County Library in Florissant last weekend to talk about a variety […]

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DESE to ask for $420 million more for public schools as enrollment and number of high-quality districts declines

The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) is preparing to ask the state government for an additional $420 million in funding for public schools over the next two years. The increase in funding is a result of a re-evaluation of the State Adequacy Target (SAT). The SAT is the base amount that the […]

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CEAM Team goes Live: Series of Facebook Live events planned to focus on education in Missouri

Join us as we take to the virtual stage once again, soaring through the “airways” to illuminate Missouri’s remarkable school choice programs and the evolving educational landscape in the state. This fall, the CEAM Team is thrilled to resurrect our Facebook Live program, where we will dive into the heart of Missouri’s most pressing educational […]

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