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Perspective | Momentum builds for myFutureNC, attainment goal

Momentum is building around myFutureNC and the statewide attainment goal. Here are a few recent updates on this work. In...

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myFutureNC blog series: North Carolina’s leaky education pipeline

Located within the Carolina Population Center at UNC-Chapel Hill, Carolina Demography uses population-level data and other available research to provide context...

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myFutureNC blog series: The future is bright for North Carolina

Forbes recently named North Carolina as the “Best State for Business” for the second year in a row – a ranking...

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myFutureNC releases attainment goal for North Carolina

On Wednesday the myFutureNC Commission announced its postsecondary attainment goal for North Carolina. By 2030, the commission said, the goal is...

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myFutureNC blog series: Reflecting on the first year, looking ahead to the next

Over the last 15 months, the myFutureNC Commission has facilitated conversations on the critical role postsecondary attainment plays in ensuring that North...

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myFutureNC blog series: Setting and reaching a postsecondary attainment goal – The role of the legislature

Representative John Fraley (House District 95, Iredell County) has served in the North Carolina General Assembly since 2015 and currently...

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myFutureNC blog series: Community engagement — Supporting a postsecondary attainment goal

Community engagement and support will play a critical role in achieving a postsecondary attainment goal in North Carolina. At the...

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myFutureNC blog series: A commissioner Q&A with Peter Hans

Community colleges in North Carolina serve an important role in reaching a postsecondary attainment goal. We spoke with Peter Hans, President...

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myFutureNC blog series: A Q&A with Rachel Pleasants McDonnell, Associate Director, JFF

For just over a year now, the myFutureNC Commission has been working to create a targeted postsecondary attainment goal for North Carolina....

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myFutureNC blog series: Evidence — Linking scholars and education practitioners

When the myFutureNC Commission set out its plan to develop educational attainment goals for all education systems in North Carolina,...

 

Ever thankful for North Carolina’s bright spots and our leaders who are working to build a greater North Carolina

Bright spots drive change.  From the very beginning of EducationNC, we have believed in lifting up bright spots across North...