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Education Matters – Spotlight on NC School of Science & Mathematics and NC Lab Schools

Topic: Spotlight on NC School of Science & Mathematics and NC Lab Schools

One is a brand new partnership between our state university teacher prep programs and K-12 public schools, while the other started in 1980 in Durham, but is now expanding to Western NC. This week we explore NC Lab Schools and the NC School of Science & Mathematics.

Guests Include:

Dr. Todd Roberts, Chancellor, NC School of Science & Mathematics

Dr. Melissa Thibault, Vice Chancellor for Distance Education and Extended Programs, NCSSM

Dr. Sean Bulson, Interim Vice President for University & P-12 Partnerships, UNC System

Dr. Grant Hayes, Dean, East Carolina University College of Education

Resources

EdLines

Charter operator selected for Innovative School District
http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/education/article205891459.html

School safety committee focuses on mental health services
http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/state-politics/article206006069.html
http://www.newsobserver.com/news/politics-government/article206762154.html

Congress rejects most of DeVos agenda
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/education/wp/2018/03/21/congress-rejects-much-of-betsy-devoss-agenda-in-spending-bill/?utm_term=.8e2e94c31e71

Interview Segments

NC School of Science & Mathematics
https://www.ncssm.edu/

NC Lab Schools
http://www.ecu.edu/cs-educ/labschool/
https://rcoe.appstate.edu/news/three-unc-lab-schools-cleared-board-governors
http://www.heraldsun.com/news/local/counties/orange-county/article151389537.html

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Keith Poston

Keith Poston is the president and executive director of the Public School Forum of North Carolina.