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Friday, February 2, 2018

ICYMI, lots of news and fun going on. In a perspective, a teacher calls for the “educator’s touch” on legislation. New filings in Leandro yesterday. Our big bossy boss lady, Laura Lee, was selected for a big, and much deserved, honor — to be part of ONA’s Women’s Leadership Accelerator, “an intensive program aimed squarely at advancing women in digital journalism.” And CPCC’s Dr. Kandi Deitemeyer will be dancing in the Charlotte Ballet’s Dancing with the Stars. Listen to our podcast with her here. She says, “I know the story of many of our students. I’ve lived it out.”

The Senate convenes today at 10am. The House convenes on Monday at 4pm.

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Mebane Rash

Mebane Rash is the CEO and editor-in-chief of EducationNC.

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