Education

School Vouchers

Bonnie Bechard of the League of Women Voters of Lower Cape Fear conducted research into NC's school voucher program and uncovered deficiencies after reviewing the curricula being used at more than 100 schools. The report found that “77 percent of private schools receiving vouchers are using curricula that do not comply with state standards, leaving many students unprepared for college-level coursework or careers in certain fields.” Click here to read the entire report.