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

Here’s to 13 years!

By: pefncadmin
Jul 03, 2018
Since our founding on July 5, 2005, Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina has been at the forefront of state efforts to enact policies and programs supporting parental school choice. Our work is based on a simple but fundamental belief: Parents should be empowered to send their children to the school ... READ MORE

The Opportunity Scholarship Program Earns the Early “A”

By: pefncadmin
Jun 07, 2018
The first report card on North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship Program is out, and it’s enough to make a parent proud. Findings from a new study reveal estimated program impacts on student achievement that are “positive” and “large,” according to the North Carolina State University researchers who authored the ... READ MORE

North Carolina On Display at National Policy Summit

By: pefncadmin
May 08, 2018
While “First in Flight” isn’t the official state motto of North Carolina – we all take great pride in knowing our state provided the backdrop for that historic moment. On education reform, one could argue that over the last seven or eight years, North Carolina is “first in school choice,” ... READ MORE