Gov. Cooper will speak at the opening of the Sylvia Mendez Newcomers School. We expect news mid-morning. Follow me on Twitter, now sadly known as X, @Mebane_Rash.
The White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Black Americans and Discovery Education is hosting Power Up, a collection of national, local, and virtual engagements in the Black community that will serve as critical touchpoints in advancing education, equity and economic opportunity best practices and resources. Here is more information.
Dr. Sharon Contreras landed this grant to work with 79 schools in these districts: Asheboro City, Edgecombe County, Elizabeth City-Pasquotank, Lexington City, Mount Airy City, Scotland County, Vance County, Warren County.... Read the rest