Monday, March 7, 2016

The North Carolina Charter Schools Advisory Board meets today and tomorrow, March 7-8, in the 7th Floor Board Room, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.

Monday’s meeting will be held from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Agenda items include Performance and Policy Committee discussions, charter application update and charter application interviews with representatives from Forsyth Preparatory Academy, Francis Classical School and Rolesville Charter Academy.

On Tuesday, the Board will meet from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Board members will hold charter school compliance interviews with representatives from Guilford Preparatory Academy, Invest Collegiate – Transform, Z.E.C.A. School of the Arts and Technology, The Children’s Village Academy, Success Institute, Charlotte Choice Charter and Charlotte Learning Academy.

The meeting will be audio streamed for those who cannot attend.

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  • State school board: Teacher salaries are top budget priority

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  • Asheville project to provide more affordable teacher housing

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  • Turnover plagues priority Winston-Salem/Forsyth County schools

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  • Guilford schools struggle to recruit, retain high-quality, effective teachers

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  • The race problem in Mississippi daycares

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  • After 33 years in CMS, Ann Clark faces biggest test yet

    Charlotte Observer | 03/05/2016

  • Only lawmakers can fix our teacher shortage

    Fayetteville Observer | 03/06/2016

  • Police in our schools

    Greensboro News & Record | 03/06/2016

  • GOP superintendent candidate criticized for comment on teaching

    News & Observer | 03/04/2016

  • Raleigh Charter ranked fourth best charter high school in nation

    News & Observer | 03/04/2016

  • Matthews ready split from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

    WBTV | 03/04/2016

  • Britain’s Exclusive Schools Try to Be a Little Less So

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  • Racial Bias in Special Education: Learning About Disproportionality

    Education Week | 03/04/2016

  • Designing a High School for Immigrant Kids

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  • East Wake High School makes transition from multi-school concept

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