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Director of Operations – Apply by 7/5
Rural Opportunity Institute (ROI), an innovative startup nonprofit working on supporting healing from trauma in rural communities, is hiring for a Director of Operations. This is a full-time, fully remote role at a growing nonprofit looking for someone to own & create the systems and processes for growth and scale. To apply:
ROI strives to end generational cycles of trauma and poverty by preventing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress for the community in rural Eastern North Carolina. Often, social innovation processes leave out rural communities of color. We believe in and know the deep assets that exist in rural communities like ours, and seek to smash together disparate worlds to change the narrative commonly held about rural communities.
Read more: Meet the Unexpected Experts Transforming a North Carolina Town by OneDay Magazine
Podcasts to kick off the week from EdNC’s Alli Lindenberg:
It’s the season finale! Instead of hosting, Jenny and Donnell are the interviewees in this episode. Kemylah Shaw, who is one of Jenny and Donnell’s students, co-hosts this episode alongside podcast producer Alli Lindenberg. The conversation is centered around the principals’ reasons for fighting for education and, of course, their hummingbird stories.
North Carolina’s community colleges have a proud legacy of making postsecondary education accessible across our state. Their impact, however, is dependent on the work of dedicated employees — employees who are paid significantly less than their national and regional counterparts. Employees who haven’t seen a significant pay increase in years. This year, they are once again asking the state for a raise for employees. In this special episode, you’ll hear from community college presidents and faculty about what a raise would mean for them and the impact employee pay can have on a college’s success.
New data from Zearn provides compelling new evidence that school systems should make learning acceleration the foundation of their academic strategies next year and beyond.... Read the rest