Three important events to register for today please.
John-Paul Smith will be on a panel tomorrow on June 7 at 3pm along with leaders from ExcelinEd and EdTrust to talk about the importance of high-dosage tutoring. Register here. I’ll be live tweeting @Mebane_Rash.
Please join Rupen and EdNC in Raleigh on Thursday night at 6pm to talk literacy and the science of reading. Here is more information including the link to register. We will have food and swag.
Please join us and others at the DRIVE summit from 9-4pm on June 17 at North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro. Register here.
DRIVE stands for Developing a Representative & Inclusive Vision for Education. The last drive summit in December before the pandemic was the largest gathering of educators of colors in North Carolina.
Here is a video with more information about why this matters so so much.
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