State government is keeping us busy this holiday season. Here is an update from Alex Granados:
After the Republican-led General Assembly voted into law House Bill 17 earlier this month, which transfers certain powers from the State Board of Education to the state Superintendent of Public Instruction, the State Board filed a lawsuit this week in a Wake County Superior Court and a judge has halted the transfer of powers until a hearing next week.
What we're reading
Judge halts the power transfer to the new state school superintendentA Wake County judge on Thursday halted any changes that would come with a new law transferring power from the State Board of Education to the new state superintendent.
... Read the rest
NC principals could see salary increases and bonuses if some legislators have their way
Buckle up: Here are 5 huge challenges looming for CMS in 2017
CPCC’s new president called ‘a visionary'
Federal Report Recommends Schools Teach Grit
Education Week’s Photos of the Year for 2016
For patients at Brenner, school is often what the doctor orders