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Ask Alex: Prepping for Florence

By: pefncadmin
Sep 11, 2018
Alex Badger knows more than just education policy. He put together these tips as many across our state prepare for Hurricane Florence. Above all else, be safe! Before the Storm Know your area If you are in a flood zone, leave beforehand. If your home has several large windows, board ... READ MORE

Education on Forefront of NCGA Budget, Students and Families to Benefit

By: pefncadmin
May 29, 2018
“As a statewide education advocacy organization, PEFNC supports improved educational outcomes through programs and priorities that have a direct impact on students and families in our state. We salute lawmakers in the General Assembly for designing a budget that prioritizes education across the board and aligns with what schools, students, and families need to succeed,” said Brian Jodice, Interim President of PEFNC.

Congrats, Darrell!

By: pefncadmin
Mar 01, 2018
Good morning from Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina. Let us be among the first to congratulate Darrell Allison on his first official day as the National Director of State Teams and Political Strategy at the American Federation for Children. In case you missed it: After 13 years as the ... READ MORE

By: pefncadmin
Feb 15, 2018
From the desk of Darrell Allison: Today I write to inform you that Wednesday, February 28, 2018 will be my last official day as the president of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina. I have held this position since July 5, 2005, and I’m so grateful to God for the extraordinary journey ... READ MORE

My Story: Paula Kennedy

By: pefncadmin
Nov 29, 2017
I have an important story to share -- both of my boys were bullied but now attend private schools using Opportunity Scholarships.    My sons, ages 14 and 16, have faced significant challenges. Both were diagnosed with speech apraxia and didn’t speak until they were four years old; both were also diagnosed ... READ MORE