RootEd is a grassroots organization founded by parents in San Antonio to support neighborhood public schools through storytelling, education and advocacy. We seek to change the prevailing narrative about public schools by sharing real stories about actual experiences, rather than spreading toxic myths and rumors based solely on reputation or test scores.
We seek to change the prevailing culture of school choice by reminding parents that choosing what’s best for your own child starts with thinking about what’s best for all children. We educate people on the hidden repercussions of where they send their child to school, both positively and negatively, on the wider community. And we advocate for policies at the state level that support and enable our districts, schools and teachers to be able