North Carolina legislature proposes budget strong on K-12 education

Expands Opportunity Scholarship Program, Increases Teacher Pay, Increases Funding for Special Needs School Choice Program The American Federation for Children, the nation’s voice for educational choice, today applauds the North Carolina House and Senate for their proposed budget strengthening K-12 … Continued

U.S. House Education Committee Hearing Showcases Opportunity through School Choice

This week, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and the Workforce held a hearing solely focused on school choice and the message was clear – school choice is the civil rights issue of our time. The Committee heard … Continued

North Carolina legislature creates budget with strong support for school choice programs

The American Federation for Children celebrates the North Carolina General Assembly for its proposed budget that strongly supports school choice and K-12 education in the state. Up to 6,000 students can take advantage of nearly $25 million in scholarship funds … Continued