myFutureNC will be in Greensboro on February 28th from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. at The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering located at 2907 E. Gate City Boulevard, Greensboro, NC 27401. They want to hear from all of you: educators, parents, students, service providers, faith leaders, business people, government representatives, and other community members. RSVP here.
The State Board of Education is meeting Wednesday and Thursday.
What to look for in the 2017 NAEP results
Scores from the 2017 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) will be released in the coming weeks. Here’s a preview of four topics that will probably receive the most attention.... Read the rest
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