Reading instruction continues to be the hot topic in the news

The Governor’s Commission on Access to Sound Basic Education will meet today from 9:30 – 3:30 in downtown Raleigh. Follow EdNC’s Analisa Sorrells on Twitter @analisasorrells for the latest. Meeting materials are available online here. Meeting livestream available here.

The State Board of Education will meet Friday, Jan. 24, at 9 a.m. via conference call from the 7th Floor Board Room, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington St., Raleigh. After convening in open session, the board will meet in closed session and immediately adjourn following closed session. The meeting agenda is available online.

A couple of more reactions to the Leandro hearing:

NC Policy Watch: At long last, a plan to comply with Leandro education mandate takes shape

Carolina Journal: Allowing Leandro report to dictate education in N.C. unwise at best


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