Many of you are well aware of the state assessments that students in North Carolina take each year and the accountability system that assigns a letter grade to each traditional public school in our state. The Assessment and Accountability systems in our state play a critical role in our students’ educational experiences, opportunities, and outcomes. Today, we will dive into these important subjects and what lies ahead with guests from the State Board of Education, the NC School Boards Association, and Caldwell County Schools.
- Deanna Townsend-Smith, Director of Board Operations and Policy, State Board of Education
- Don Phipps, EdD, Superintendent, Caldwell County Schools
- Leanne Winner, Executive Director for the North Carolina School Boards Association