In my article on superintendent turnover, there is a bit of news that many of you — if you haven’t heard — will find both interesting and hopeful. Jeff McDaris, our resident mountain philosopher and curator of playlists that encourage us to breathe, reflect, and dedicate, is now the director of regional impact for myFutureNC. We can’t wait to see you on the road, sir.
More fun news: Rupen’s son, Shailen, is part of an incredible team of students at Enloe High School who have created a lifesaving menstrual pad. Read more about it in The Triangle Tribune, WRAL, and WUNC. Our public school students do absolutely incredible things! Shailen, we are so proud of you.
The N.C. State Board of Education meets today and tomorrow.
Costly cybersecurity safeguards in schools often fail to rival those in place at major businesses like banks and technology companies. And schools aren’t just easy to hack, they’re also easy to exploit for profit.... Read the rest