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08 Mar NCSBA Monthly Interim Legislative Report – Feb 2018

JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE The General Assembly’s Joint Legislative Education Oversight Committee held its fourth meeting of the interim on February 6. Schools That Lead The Committee heard about Schools That Lead (STL).  This organization “develops teacher leaders within and across schools, bringing a deep focus on...

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03 Feb NCSBA Monthly Interim Legislative Report – January 2018

JOINT LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE The General Assembly’s Joint Legislative Education Oversight Committee held its third meeting of the interim on January 9. Virtual Charter Schools Members received an update on the performance of the NC Virtual Academy, the virtual charter school pilot managed by K12, Inc..  Dr....

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12 Oct For-Profit Charters Growing in NC

Here are 4 things you should know as for-profit charters continue their growth in NC. Read more here http://www.newsobserver.com/article178438001.html    ...

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06 Oct Special Session Update

State lawmakers returned to Raleigh this week to hold a special legislative session.  The special session, which started on Wednesday, involved lawmakers taking up veto overrides and moving a few stand-alone pieces of legislation, including a multi-part “technical corrections” bill.  Prior to the start of...

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29 Jul ISD Plans Emerge

The new Innovative School District Superintendent talked about the anticipated plans for the selection of schools for the Innovative School District. Selections will be made in December. Click here to read more....

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30 Jun NCSBA Legislative Update – June 30, 2017

NCSBA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE JUNE 30, 2017   BUDGET ACTIVITY On Monday Governor Roy Cooper vetoed the budget that was sent to him by the General Assembly.  He held a news conference that morning to explain his veto, at which he highlighted the public education portion as a large concern. ...

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