As the leading voice for magnet schools in the nation, Magnet Schools of America represents your interests before Congress, the White House, and federal agencies such as the U.S. Department of Education. In addition, MSA closely monitors and analyzes emerging policy issues that impact magnet schools and communicates this information to our members.
MSA’s Grassroots Action Center provides direct links to your legislative representatives where you can write to not only support program appropriations but share your thanks with them as well for their support of magnet schools. Interested activists, including parents, can even send personalized messages to their elected members of Congress.
Magnets in the News shares stories from all over the country from Chicago and Las Vegas to Charlotte and Fairfield – wherever magnet schools are making a difference and demonstrating success, this resource serves to both inspire other magnet schools as well as celebrate the achievements of local leadership, educators and students. Here you’ll also find the archive of our e-Choice Newsletters, which are created specifically to help members learn more about theme-based magnet programs and the district leaders, principals, and teachers who make them thrive.
We issue Press Releases on issues that directly affect magnet schools are key to generating potential news coverage and sharing MSA messages on a broader plane. Members of the media, local press secretaries and interested individuals can easily access MSA official statements on everything from federal news to national awards.
A “for members only” resource, Magnet Funding Opportunities, takes members directly to links where administrators and educators can learn more about available grant applications. From mini-grants of $250 to cash awards