Join the NC Early Childhood Foundation (NCECF) and the First Five Years Fund (FFYF) on March 18th, 2:30 – 3:30 pm, for a webinar sharing the results of the FFYF’s latest voter poll and NCECF’s recent poll of NC families with young children on topics surrounding child care and early learning. Here is the registration.
From EdNC’s Alli Lindenberg:
The flexibility and innovation of Media Specialists Mrs. Emily Golightly and Mrs. Amanda McCall are connecting their Media Centers to students and teachers in new ways and making a difference in the lives of students as readers and learners.
As the hosts explore the concept of feedback, one of the key take-aways has been the notion that feedback must be received by the learner in order to be effective; as a result, how feedback is given plays an instrumental role in how it is received. In this episode, the hosts provide educators with some considerations when giving written or oral feedback, as well as strategies for feedback in group and one-on-one contexts.
In this episode, host Kaidyn Radford talks to Terry Phillips, the program coordinator for Legacy, a mentorship program for men of color at Davidson-Davie Community College. Phillips discusses his own journey as a Black man navigating the educational system and how that has equipped him to help the men in his program. He also offers advice for community colleges looking to start a similar program on their campus.
Education Secretary Miguel Cardona: Here's my five-point plan to get students back in school full time
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