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JLF Panel Assesses N.C. School Choice Successes, Challenges

Public, private, virtual, home reps unite for National School Choice Week

Representatives of district, charter, private, virtual, and home schools all helped the John Locke Foundation celebrate National School Choice Week during a breakfast panel discussion in Raleigh.

Prior to watching “The Ticket,” a school choice-promoting film developed by Bob Bowdon of Choice Media, the panel offered their snapshot assessments of the state of school choice today in North Carolina.

N.C. House Speaker Pro Tem Paul Stam, R-Wake, discussed legislation in the pipeline that could lead to improvements in all forms of school choice.

Click play below to watch the hourlong event hosted by Lindalyn Kakadelis, JLF director of education outreach.