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What is Choix?

Choix is a trilingual elementary school in Mirebalais, Haiti that offers a high quality education for children living in the most extreme conditions of poverty in Haiti with a focus on leadership development, honoring Haiti’s strong values of liberty and dignity.

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Paul Farmer on Ecole de Choix

Of all the investments we can make to promote genuine and sustainable development, in haiti or elsewhere, quality education stands out as the best value. Investing in education, especially for girls, helps free people from poverty, helps attack social disparities, helps people find better jobs, avoid illness, and in general helps break cycles of poverty and disease. That's why doctors and nurses and health workers of all sorts wish ardently to see efforts like Ecole de Choix succeed; it's why we need public schools to succeed, too...

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Why Haiti? Why l'Ecole De Choix?

People ask these questions of our Choix leadership all the time and, in this linked discussion, Laura and Dr. Mary offer answers. Choix has emerged as a positive and innovative disruption to the status quo of education in Haiti, deeply honoring Haiti’s rich culture, while fostering a strong future for its children.

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Latest Updates

DePaul’s French Program Offers “de l’Aide” Posted Feb 24, 2014 By ecoledechoix

DePaul University’s French Program, directed by our wonderful FoC (friend of Choix), Mme. Professor Pascale-Anne Brault, has completed what turned out to be a herculean…

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Sponsorships are live! Connect with our Choix students. Posted Oct 02, 2013 By ecoledechoix

Choix is pleased to announce that our very popular Sponsorship Program is available online again. Please consider supporting our academic program while connecting with our…

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Profit and Partners Posted Jul 06, 2013 By ecoledechoix

Through its partnership with the Intel Education Service Corps, l’Ecole de Choix was introduced to BrainPOP, which provides animated curricular content to engage students, support educators, and…

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Send l’Ecole de Choix to the 2013 Caribbean Games! Posted Apr 10, 2013 By ecoledechoix

Choix’s 4th grade Track Team is truly guts-to-glory.  They have guts, and they are deserving of glory. Based on their performance in qualifying meets, four of…

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Why give? Give where? To whom? Posted Dec 28, 2012 By ecoledechoix

People constantly ask some of us who work with Choix, “Why Haiti?”  The answer that Laura and Mary offer is already posted on Choix’s website;…

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Key Distinctions Posted Nov 28, 2012 By ecoledechoix

L’Ecole De Choix Represents A Vastly Different Type Of School On The Haitian Socio-Economic Landscape. Choix is a trilingual elementary school in Mirebalais, Haiti that…

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Getting in our Groove Posted May 16, 2012 By ecoledechoix

We have several new pieces of exciting news to report so I will do it in installments. First, our new nurse is AWESOME.  She is U.S. trained…

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