A photo of three girls at the 2018 Charter Day at the Capitol Celebration.

What you can do

We can continue to drive positive results in public education - but it's going to take all of us. 

Your voice is powerful

Show up

Attend key events at the Lansing Capitol to advocate for charter schools and school choice.

Contact your lawmaker

Reach out to your local lawmaker, through issue-based activations or to tell your charter success story.

Get social

If you haven't already, follow MAPSA on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Then, share your news & tag us! 

A photo of 2018 Charter School Administrator of the Year finalist, Aquan Grant, with her daughter.

Highlight an educator

The annual Charter School Awards program highlights outstanding charter school teachers and administrators - and we need your help to uncover the best and the brightest.

A photo of MAPSA President, Dan Quisenberry, giving a tour of the capitol to several adults.

Tell your story

We're inviting charter parents, educators and advocates to participate in the Charters Make a Difference Initiative, giving them a chance to tell their charter success story at the Lansing Capitol.  


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Attend coffee hours 

Hearing from real parents, educators and advocates is key for local lawmakers. Look up your Senate and House lawmakers, and connect during designated community engagement hours to share your story.

Upcoming events

A photo of several students from West Michigan Aviation Academy on the Lansing Capitol steps during 2018 Charter Day at the Capitol.

Charter Day at the Capitol

The Annual Charter Day at the Capitol event brings together charter school parents, board members, school leaders and advocates from across Michigan for a day of celebration.

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MAPSA Foundation Gala

The 2018 MAPSA Foundation Gala will bring together the charter school movement's leaders and supporters from the last 25 years to celebrate innovation and student success all while raising capital to continue to drive the good fight for kids across Michigan.

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2018 MI Charter School Symposium

The Michigan Charter School Symposium is a conference built for charter professionals, by charter professionals, to celebrate charter professionals.

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