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2552
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Believing that public education is failing, proponents of school choice encourage the General Assembly to provide more options for parents, like charter schools, vouchers, tax credits and tuition grants.
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2544
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School choice, an educational approach that allows parents to choose the schools their children will attend, encompasses a range of options that include magnet schools, charter schools, and private schools.
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North Carolina Insight (NoCar JK 4101 N3x), Vol. 16 Issue 2, Sept 1995, p2-7, 10-11, 15-29, il, f Periodical Website
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2546
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Magnet schools attract students because of their unique academic offerings. They provide many parents an opportunity to enroll their children in schools that develop their particular skills and talents.
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For many parents, school choice does not mean sending their children to special schools or private schools. It means they would rather keep their children closer to home in neighborhood schools.
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2547
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A sampling from a number of polls, including Gallup and Lou Harris, reveals that the general public has differing views on the concept of school choice.
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2553
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Opponents of school choice options argue that they violate the constitutional separation of church and state and the N.C. Constitution's public purpose clause, and would divert funds from public schools.
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The North Carolina Railroad, owned by the state and by the public, runs from Morehead City to Charlotte. Private shareholders are trying to block a new 1995 lease agreement because they feel it keeps them from maximizing their investments.
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North Carolina Insight (NoCar JK 4101 N3x), Vol. 16 Issue 2, Sept 1995, p52-69,72-73, il, por, f Periodical Website
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