The mission of the Children’s Education Alliance of Missouri (CEAM) is to improve Missouri’s K-12 education system by advancing education policies and innovations that ensure all families have the right to choose the education they determine is best for their children.


CEAM is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that supports effective schools of all kinds and believes all Missouri students deserve access to a quality education, NOW.  Please check our Resources page for school choice tools and options. 

To learn more about the history of CEAM visit our History page.


CEAM turns the spotlight onto community needs in education and seeks to create powerful partnerships with parents, business and civic leaders, students and educators as part of the Partners for Educational Progress program. CEAM finds and recruits families and members of the community to change the rules of the game through valuable training focused on policy change and communication.  To get involved Take Action or Donate today!


Each year CEAM works to heighten awareness about policies impacting education through outreach efforts and the CEAM Activation Network (CAN). This includes outreach in communities impacted by legislation, community events, and events focused on change makers. Sign our pledge or Volunteer for an upcoming event!


CEAM connects quality education advocates across the state, because implementing great ideas requires the right policy landscape. Through watchdog efforts CEAM focuses on three key areas: Accountability and Transparency, Educator Effectiveness, and Quality Parental Choice.

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