Education

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Encourage The N.C. House To Fully Fund Opportunity Scholarships Now!

Last week, the NC Senate passed HB 823—Eliminate School Choice Program Waitlists (formerly titled, ‘Choose Your School, Choose Your Future’), and sent it to READ

NC’s Opportunity Scholarship and SHALOM Act

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

Abortion Drug Restrictions, Transgender “Treatments,” the Opportunity Scholarship, and the National Day of Prayer

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

NC Teacher Gets Justice After Being Fired for Critiquing CRT

In 2022, Dr. David Phillips and Alliance Defending Freedom filed a lawsuit against North Carolina Department of Public Instruction after Dr. Phillips was fired READ
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NC’s Opportunity Scholarship Gives Parents Educational Options (With Mike Long)

North Carolina is one of the leading states in the nation in the area of school choice. In addition to the wide variety of READ

The First Day of NC’s 2024 Legislative Session and What’s New at NC Family

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

The Start of NC’s 2024 Legislative Session, the Opportunity Scholarship, and “Gas Station Heroin”

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

The Opportunity Scholarship, Sports Gambling, Women’s Sports, and Pro-Life Laws

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

Sports Gambling, The Opportunity Scholarship, and Chemical Abortions

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ
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An Opportunity for Opportunity Scholarships

The Opportunity Scholarship Program in North Carolina, aimed at broadening educational choices for families, garnered nearly 72,000 new applications this year. The overwhelming demand READ
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NC Opportunity Scholarship Application Period is Now Open for the 2024-2025 School Year

Last week, North Carolina’s Opportunity Scholarship program application period opened, allowing parents to apply to scholarships to go towards their child’s non-public K-12 education. READ
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How NC Schools Have (and Have Not) Adopted the Parents’ Bill of Rights

In August, the North Carolina General Assembly passed the Parents’ Bill of Rights. This pivotal legislation reinforces the central role of parents in their READ
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LGBTQ Organization Files Federal Complaints Against NC’s Public Schools

On Tuesday, January 30, the LGBTQ organization Campaign for Southern Equality filed a federal complaint challenging North Carolina’s recently enacted Parents’ Bill of Rights READ
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Building a Strong Educational Future: National School Choice Week

This week is National School Choice Week, where people across the country are celebrating the many educational options available. Here in North Carolina, we READ
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Get to Know Our Staff, From Top Gun to Upcoming Weddings

NC Family has done so many amazing projects this year. All of this, of course, wouldn’t be possible without the eleven amazing staff members READ
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General Education Could Be Getting A Makeover at Public Universities

Over the last few years, quite a few higher education institutions have been criticized for appearing to focus more on niche topics while neglecting basic READ

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