NEWS RELEASES 2017-18

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DATENEWS RELEASES
June 22, 2018 Students Help Promote Summer Meals Programs
June 14, 2018 Two NC Students Compete in National Braille Challenge
June 13, 2018 Summer Lunch Program Mascot "Ray" Visits Legislators
June 8, 2018 State Board Approves Digital Teaching and Learning Grants
June 7, 2018 Teacher Working Conditions Survey Gets Record Response
June 5, 2018 North Carolina's ESSA Plan Earns Federal Approval
June 5, 2018 Federal Grant Continues Support for Troops to Teachers Program
May 15, 2018 NC Jr. Chef Culinary Team Wins 3rd Place in Southeast
May 11, 2018 Craven County School Leader Named Principal of the Year
May 4, 2018 NC CTE Teacher Wins National Award
May 3, 2018 State Board of Education approves report to General Assembly on operational review of the Department of Public Instruction
Apr 26, 2018 13 NC Summer Meals Programs Win USDA Awards
Apr 20, 2018 Alamance-Burlington High School Teacher Wins NC's Top Honors
Apr 11, 2018 Buncombe Student Chefs Win State Title
Apr 10, 2018 NC Holds Steady on Most Measures of National Assessment
Mar 22, 2018 Eight Teams Advance to First N.C. Jr. Chef Competition Cook-Off
Mar 21, 2018 Trey Michael Named DPI's Director of Career & Technical Education
Mar 9, 2018 Vice Chairman A.L. “Buddy” Collins Resigns from the State Board of Education
Mar 8, 2018 State Superintendent Mark Johnson Announces Read to Achieve Funds for
K-3 Teachers
Feb 28, 2018 NC Schools Report Fewer Crimes, Suspensions in 2016-17
Feb 9, 2018 February is "Love the Bus" Month; Feb. 12-16 is School Bus Driver Appreciation Week
Feb 8, 2018 Regional Wells Fargo Principals of the Year Named
Feb 1, 2018 State Board Approves New Grant Competition for Digital Teaching and Learning
Feb 1, 2018 Ernst & Young (EY) will lead operational assessment of North Carolina's K-12 education agency
Feb 1, 2018 Summer Nutrition Programs Launched with New Mascot, Student Contest
Jan 12, 2018 NC Regional Teachers of the Year Named; Nine in the Running for State Title
Jan 11, 2018 Grants Help Middle Schools Expand CTE Opportunities
Jan 8, 2018 NC Ranks 1st in National Board Certified Teachers
Jan 1, 2018 Snider Named Staff Attorney For The State Board Of Education
Dec 18, 2017 Gaston County Educator Wins National Milken Prize
Dec 18, 2017 State Board Approves Grants to Advance Digital Teaching and Learning
Dec 8, 2017 Four NC Schools Recognized for Preparing Students to be Global Ready
Dec 5, 2017 NC Superintendent Mark Johnson Announces Completely Redesigned, User-friendly NC School Report Cards Website
Nov 17, 2017 N.C. Dept. of Public Instruction Announces Additions to Leadership Team
Nov 17, 2017 15 Districts and Charter Schools Share $400,000 in Coding Grants
Nov 6, 2017 State Superintendent Mark Johnson Announces $30 Million in Grants to Four Counties Through the Needs-Based Public School Capital Fund
Oct 19, 2017 SummerPalooza! Summits 2017 Scheduled;
Eliminating Summer Hunger for Children Focus of Summits
Oct 10, 2017 Revised Applications for Funding from the Needs-Based Public School Capital Fund Now Available
Oct 6, 2017 North Carolina Principal of the Year Among Nation’s Best K-8 Principals
Oct 5, 2017 NC Students, Teachers Top 300,000 Microsoft Certifications; Education Leaders Honor Competition Winners
Sep 28, 2017 Six NC Public Schools Earn National Blue Ribbon Honors
Sep 27, 2017 29 New Charter Applications Received; Approved Schools will Open for Students in Fall 2019
Sep 26, 2017 NC Students Gain on AP Exams; Top US Average on SAT
Sep 18, 2017 N.C. Submits Application for Federal Funding Under the Every Student Succeeds Act
Sep 13, 2017 Applications for Funding from the Needs-Based Public School Capital Fund Now Available
Sep 7, 2017 North Carolina Innovative School District Announces Schools Being Considered for New Statewide Program
Sep 7, 2017 School Grades Improve, Graduation Rate at Record High, but Challenges Remain as State Releases Accountability Data
Aug 29, 2017 Eligibility Criteria Announced for Free or Reduced-Price Meals in the National School Lunch Program
Aug 17, 2017 State Superintendent Mark Johnson Announces Coding and Mobile App Development Grant Application Period
July 19, 2017 Elliot Named Communications Director for NC Dept. of Public Instruction
July 6, 2017 Plan for NC Innovative School District Presented to State Board