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Shout out to the Oak Foundation for 40 years of grantmaking! If you know young people ages 14-24 with learning differences interested or passionate about advocacy and participatory grantmaking, share this leadership opportunity with them. Application is due December 1.
The Governor’s DRIVE Task Force meets today. Stay tuned.
For nearly nine years, the Friday with Ferrel column has appeared as a regular feature of EdNC.org. Ferrel’s work is transitioning with us into longer form, more policy-oriented analysis. Ferrel, I am thankful for your voice ongoing leadership.
From Jeff McDaris, here is your playlist heading into Thanksgiving week.
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