PUBLIC NOTICES 2014-15

PUBLIC NOTICES 2014-15 :: JANUARY 27, 2015

RACE TO THE TOP CONTRACT ALERT - UNC CENTER FOR
PUBLIC TELEVISION

In accordance with the North Carolina Office of Economic Recovery & Investment policy regarding contracts utilizing Race-to-the-Top funding, the Purchasing & Contracts Section of the NC Department of Public Instruction will be posting a "Notice of Intent" to award a contract to UNC Center for Public Television. The UNC Center for Public Television will provide professional services to access digital media through North Carolina Learning Object Repository (NCLOR) and Schoolnet via the PBS LearningMedia software solution. This solution is an online tool for educators with a growing content repository, currently with over 70,000 high-quality digital learning assets, that provide direct access to with over 70,000 high-quality digital learning assets, that provide direct access to classroom-ready, curriculum-targeted resources for PreK-12 educators.

A "Notice of Intent" for this award will be posted on the NC Department of Administration, Division of Purchase and Contract’s Interactive Purchasing System (IPS) on Thursday, January 29, 2015. Questions resulting from this public notice may be directed to Janet Byrd, Purchasing & Contracts Section, 919.807.3662, or janet.byrd@dpi.nc.gov

About the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction:
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction provides leadership to 115 local public school districts and 160 charter schools serving over 1.5 million students in kindergarten through high school graduation. The agency is responsible for all aspects of the state's public school system and works under the direction of the North Carolina State Board of Education.


For more information:
NCDPI Communication and Information Division, 919.807.3450.