TV Appearances

WRAL: Budget would fund historic Opportunity Scholarship Program

By: pefncadmin
Jul 11, 2016
The state budget, passed with bi-partisan support, now awaits Governor Pat McCrory's signature. It provides funding for nearly 36,000 Opportunity Scholarships over the next decade. Darrell Allison, president of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina, said lawmakers are addressing parental demand for school choice. Watch the full TV interview here &... READ MORE

PEFNC Empowers Parents Through Information

By: pefncadmin
Apr 19, 2016
On April 16, the annual Women's Empowerment event brought thousands of women together from all across the Triangle and beyond. And while speakers inside the arena had messages to share, there was important information being shared in the hallways, as well. That included the group Parents for Educational Freedom in North ... READ MORE

Capital Tonight: Education Funding Study

By: pefncadmin
Apr 11, 2016
A new research study from Excellence in Education shows how generational changes in North Carolina will affect public school funding in the future. PEFNC President Darrell Allison and Dr. Matthew Ladner of the Foundation for Excellence in Education join Tim Boyum. Click HERE to Watch Now!... READ MORE

WRAL: ‘More fair’ report on NC charter schools released

By: pefncadmin
Jan 29, 2016
State education officials on Thursday released a revised report on North Carolina charter schools, three weeks after Lt. Gov. Dan Forest criticized the original report as "too negative." Darrell Allison, president of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina, said that fact is simply a reflection of which families are ... READ MORE