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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

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

My Story: Isabel Cruz

By: pefncadmin
Nov 29, 2017
The Opportunity Scholarship Program is having a positive influence on the lives of thousands of children across the state. I would know: My daughter is one of them.   My fifth grade daughter has attended Christ Covenant School on an Opportunity Scholarship since the 2014-15 school year, so we have longstanding ... READ MORE