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Spot and Stop Cyberbullying, Depression, and Suicidal Behavior!

Thursday, December 18, 2014
The headlines are undeniable – our kids need our help. Social media has become the go-to communication medium in our kids’ lives and, with it, have come new challenges that are impacting our schools and the ability for our students to learn in a safe and secure environment. NCSBA, in association with our exclusive social media monitoring more»

Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education Member Wins Prestigious Raleigh Dingman Award

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Evelyn Bulluck of the Nash-Rocky Mount Board of Education is the 2014 recipient of the Raleigh Dingman Award for Outstanding Boardsmanship. To receive this esteemed award, which is given annually by the North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA), a board member must be peer-nominated by their local school board. “This board member’s more»

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education Member Wins Prestigious School Board Member Leadership Award

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Tim Morgan of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education is the 2014 recipient of the School Board Member Leadership Award. To receive this esteemed award, which is given by the North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA), a board member must be peer-nominated by their local school board. Morgan serves as the vice chair of his board and on more»

NCSBA Mourns Passing of Former Executive Director Gene Causby

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
NCSBA recognizes the tremendous work of Dr. Gene Causby, NCSBA Executive Director from 1980-1994. His obituary follows. Edward Eugene "Gene" Causby December 23, 1932 - November 2, 2014 Clayton Born in 1932, in the rolling hills of Burke County near Morganton, North Carolina, Gene never forgot his roots. His values of honesty, responsibility, and hard work more»

NCSBA Releases Statement Regarding Voucher Decision

Friday, August 22, 2014
In the wake of Judge Robert Hobgood's ruling that the voucher program adopted by the General Assembly in 2013 violates the North Carolina Constitution, there have been media reports of "turmoil" among voucher recipients. The confusion and disarray that's being reported was both foreseeable and avoidable. The plaintiffs in the lawsuits challenging the more»

NCSBA Starts Go Green Initiative

Monday, August 4, 2014
NCSBA is embracing a greener approach with our meeting materials. Already, our video replays include digital handouts. This exciting initiative will provide our face-to-face conference participants handouts in a convenient electronic format rather than printed paper. Paperless handouts will be available for download prior to the start of a conference and more»

NCSBA Statement on Supreme Court Decision

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA) issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court's decision today to lift the preliminary injunction entered by the trial court prohibiting implementation of the voucher program. Absent the Supreme Court decision, the injunction would have remained in place until the trial court finally more»

Judge Enters Order in 25% Lawsuit Against State

Friday, May 9, 2014
Judge Richard L. Doughton filed a preliminary injunction order in Guilford County Superior Court this morning in the lawsuit filed against the State by the local boards of education in Guilford and Durham counties. The order prohibits the State from requiring the two boards to comply with legislation that requires local boards of education to offer more»
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