Next week, Liz will cover the Governor’s Commission on Leandro on Tuesday and the Joint Legislative Study Committee on the Division of Local School Administrative Units on Wednesday. Alex will cover the Joint Legislative Task Force on Education Finance Reform on Thursday.
These are the dates for the next N.C. State Board of Education meetings:
- Feb. 28 – March 1, 2018
- April 4 – 5, 2018
- May 1 – 3, 2018 (includes spring planning session)
The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership has revised its submission guidelines for its Journal of Interdisciplinary Teacher Leadership (JoITL), an online peer-reviewed publication featuring original work on research, professional learning, and leadership in K-12 education.
What we're reading
Strengthening Churches and CommunitiesRobb Webb, director of The Duke Endowment’s Rural Church program area, discusses support for rural congregations in North Carolina and the communities they serve.... Read the rest
Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers
The Power of Teacher Expectations
Developmental Education: An Introduction for Policymakers
How Republicans have reshaped education in North Carolina
DOCUMENTARY ABOUT HBCUs AIRS TONIGHT: Tell Them We Are Rising
New approaches help revive century-old idea of soft skills training: "Sometimes being successful in life comes down to simply showing up."
How Medicaid became a go-to funder for schools