This week in #nced: Concerns Voiced About New Principal Pay Plan; Schools Consider Ways to Deal With Class Size Rules
Originally Published in the Public School Forum's Friday Report on 8/11/17 --- A new principal pay plan enacted this year by the General Assembly drew pointed comments and concerns at last week’s State Board of Education’s (SBE) meeting. The 2017 changes dramatically...
The Friday Report August 4, 2017 Forum News This Week on Education Matters: A New Direction for Leandro Case This week's show looks at the now 20-year old landmark Leandro case on education quality and equity in North Carolina’s public schools which just took a...
This week in #nced: Debate Over School Funding; Low-Performing Schools Will Get Less Help Under State Budget Cut
This week in #nced: State Board of Ed to Appeal Court Ruling; Fewer NC Kids Attending Traditional Public Schools
This week in #nced: New Law Directs Money to Teachers Who Lost Out on Bonus; NC PreK Efforts; Draft ESSA State Plan
The Friday Report July 7, 2017 Forum News This Week on Education Matters: Child Well-Being in North Carolina How does North Carolina stack up compared to other states when it comes to child well-being? This week we explore the key indicators of child well-being and...
The Friday Report June 30, 2017 This week the General Assembly overrode the Governor’s veto of the budget, and SB 257 (Appropriations Act of 2017) goes into effect for the new fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017. After two back-to-back midnight sessions, and an...
This week in #nced: #NCGA passes state budget; June 29 Court Case May Determine Control of Public Education in NC
This week in #nced: Latest on the State Budget; Non-Traditional Teacher Prep; Parents Could Pay More for Driver’s Ed
This week in #nced: Schools Struggle to Meet New Class Size Rules; Bill Widening Educator Prep Passes Senate Finance
This week in #nced: NC House Votes 80-31 to Approve Budget, Student Achievement Gap Dominates Debate Over Math
This week in #NCED: House education budget unveiled, new Ed Matters show, Governor’s School targeted by NC Senate
This week in #nced: Forum Honors Former Senator Howard Lee; House Weighs Statewide School Bond; Gov. School Debate
This week in #nced: Senate Budget Bill Analysis; NC Ranks 35th in Nation for Teacher Pay; 43rd in Per-Pupil Spending
This week in #nced: Cooper Nominates Three to State Board of Education; NC Retirement Benefits; Revised ELA Standards
This week in #nced: Gov. Signs Reprieve on Smaller Class Sizes; Low-Performing School Labels; Charter School Changes
This week in #nced: New NC Class Size Rules Could Cost Schools $388 Million More a Year