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Testing in North Carolina isn't working

Friday, January 23, 2015
Read more here - https://www.ednc.org/2015/01/22/testing-north-carolina-isnt-working/

Glazier, Allison debate opportunity scholarships at NCSBA conference

Thursday, January 22, 2015
Read more here from the 2015 NCSBA Public Policy Conference in Pinehurst - https://www.ednc.org/2015/01/22/glazier-allison-debate-opportunity-scholarships-ncsba-conference/

State Board of Education December Meeting

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Virtual Charter Pilot Update Greg Alcorn’s Twenty-First Century Systems Committee and Becky Taylor’s Leadership for Innovation Committee will be working with DPI staff over the coming weeks to develop recommendations to bring to the SBE concerning a few policy questions for implementing the legislatively-mandated virtual charter pilot program. more»

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»

State Board of Education November Meeting

Sunday, November 30, 2014
Teacher Turnover Report SBE members reviewed the 2013-14 teacher turnover report. The report showed a slight decrease in the turnover rate to 14.12%. DPI news release on the report: click here. Full report: click here 2015-17 SBE Budget Recommendations Approval was given this month to the State Board’s budget expansion request for K-12 public 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»
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