Press Releases

PEFNC kicks off legislative school tours

By: pefncadmin
Mar 20, 2011
Speaker of the House Thom Tillis and Durham Association of Educators President Kristy Moore to tour two Durham schools   RALEIGH (March 21, 2011) – Highlighting the successes of all North Carolina schools, Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC) will kick off its legislative school tour series on Thursday with two ... READ MORE

Special needs tax credit filed this week

By: pefncadmin
Mar 16, 2011
PEFNC & The Arc of North Carolina support measure helping parents needing the most help   RALEIGH (March 17, 2011) – Parents with special needs children face many challenges, including a financial burden derived from a nonpublic education that addresses all of their child’s needs. Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (... READ MORE

PEFNC applauds approval of SB8 by House Education Committee

By: pefncadmin
Mar 14, 2011
Parental school choice takes another big step forward   RALEIGH (March 15, 2011) – North Carolina families are one step closer to having their hopes and dreams realized thanks to the House Education Committee’s approval of Senate Bill 8 this morning. The measure will eliminate the state’s cap of 100 charter schools and ... READ MORE

The real truth behind North Carolina’s charter cap

By: pefncadmin
Mar 07, 2011
PEFNC sends video to state lawmakers highlighting parent frustrations RALEIGH (March 7, 2011) – Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC) has placed real parents in front of legislators who will debate whether to eliminate the state’s charter school cap. The statewide parental school choice organization produced a video highlighting parents ... READ MORE

State parental school choice leader to attend Greenville education reform discussion

By: pefncadmin
Feb 24, 2011
Visit comes on heels of state lawmakers voting to eliminate charter school cap RALEIGH (February 24, 2011) – Darrell Allison, president of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina (PEFNC), will discuss the state of North Carolina’s public education system and current education reform efforts during a panel discussion at East Carolina ... READ MORE

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