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Apr 18, 2017
(pdf, 202kb)
Invitation - May 2 State Board of Education Planning Session on ESSA
Apr 13, 2017
(pdf, 200kb)
Alternate Assessment Participation Under ESSA
Apr 10, 2017
(pdf, 1.2mb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  New English Language Arts Standards Approved
•  NC Check-Ins Approval and Expansion
•  Webinar Scheduled on Grade 8 Math Testing and Other Updates
•  School Bus Safety Message Must be Year-Round
•  NCDPI Partners with myON to Boost Summer Reading
•  NC K-3 Formative Assessment Process: Success During the Kindergarten Year
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Self-Assessment
•  Implementation Science: Implementation Frameworks
•  EdCamp Scheduled for June 21 as Part of Connected Educator Series
•  Onslow County Teacher Wins NC's Top Honors
•  Don't Miss This
Apr 3, 2017
(pdf, 758kb)
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Superintendent Unveils New Reading Initiative
•  NCVPS Opens Registration
•  Notice of Public Comment: NC Extended Content Standards for English Language Arts
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Intentional Connections with the MTSS Team
•  Schoolnet: Data for All Users
•  NCEES Webinars
•  PBI Global Design Studio Showcase
Mar 28, 2017
(pdf, 206kb)
Quarterly Meeting Agenda for March 29
Mar 27, 2017
(pdf, 952kb)
•  Comment Now on Draft 2 of the State's K-8 Mathematics Standards
•  Home Base Pricing for 2017-18
•  PowerTeacher Pro Training
•  Homework Gap Survey
•  CTE Technical Attainment Monitoring and Compliance Model
•  Cooperative Innovative High Schools' Support
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: CCSA Presentation
•  Howard Lee Receives Jay Robinson Leadership Award
•  April is School Library Month
•  Impact Aid Survey Webinar
•  Latest Messages Online
Mar 20, 2017
(pdf, 846kb)
•  March 22 is Deadline to Register for Superintendents' Quarterly
•  State Board Approves Hall to Lead NC Achievement School District
•  State Superintendent Hires Senior Legislative Director/Chief Budget Advisor
•  NCDPI Joins NC Business Community for Students@Work Week
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Presentations to State Board of Education
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Washington County Schools
•  Professional Development Courses
•  PowerTeacher Pro Implementation Plan
•  Digital Learning Competencies District Leadership Calendar Changes
•  Welcome to Greensboro for #CCSA17
•  Latest Messages Online
Mar 13, 2017
(pdf, 1018kb)
•  Exceptional Children Division Announces ECATS Contract Award
•  CTE Technical Attainment Monitoring
•  Register Now for Next Connected Educator Session
•  New Functionality Coming to PowerSchool
•  Schoolnet: Data for All Users
•  Textbook Adoption Process Update
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Presentations to State Board of Education
•  Last Call to Nominate Teachers for 2017 NC Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
•  Collaborative Conference for Student Achievement Updates
•  Latest Messages Online
Mar 6, 2017
(pdf, 725kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  ELA Standards Revision Update
•  March 6-10 is National School Breakfast Week in NC
•  PowerTeacher Pro Cohort I Interest Survey
•  School Counselor Needs Survey Released
•  Latest Messages Online
Feb 28, 2017
(pdf, 205kb)
2017 Timeline for Submission of CIHS Applications
Feb 28, 2017
(pdf, 204kb)
Online Testing Updates 2017-18
Feb 27, 2017
(pdf, 792kb)
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Public Notice for Participation and Comments on the NC Application for Grant Award Under Part B of the IDEA as Amended in 2004 for Federal Fiscal Year 2017
•  State Superintendent Opens Home Base Symposium
•  College Board Names Five NC School Districts to 2016 AP Honor Roll
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Cohort Coordinators
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Public Schools of Robeson County
•  NCVPS Offers NC Math 1 Intervention Program
•  A+ Schools of North Carolina to Host Regional Information Meetings for Potential A+ Schools
•  Latest Messages Online
Feb 24, 2017
(pdf, 205kb)
March 29, 2017 Superintendents' Quarterly Meeting
Feb 23, 2017
(pdf, 204kb)
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training - Revised Memo
Feb 20, 2017
(pdf, 826kb)
•  Just in Time Mathematics Supports Redesigned
•  Digital Learning Competencies and Licensure Renewal Survey
•  General Assembly Report Addresses School Calendar Law
•  Curriculum and Instruction Leaders' Forum Update
•  Next Connected Educator Session Scheduled for March 16
•  NCVPS Offers Culture Cafe
•  Deadline Approaching to Nominate Teachers for 2017 NC Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
•  Latest Messages Online
Feb 20, 2017
(pdf, 202kb)
NC Network to Transform Teaching Invitation
Feb 13, 2017
(pdf, 1.1mb)
•  Update on ESSA State Plans
•  North Carolina Student Surveys
•  Severe Weather Preparedness Week: March 5-11
•  Global Education Update
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: How are We Collaborating to Offer Supports?
•  Hold March 20 for Curriculum Leaders and Instructional Leaders' Forum
•  PowerSchool's New Grade Book Featured at Home Base Symposium
•  Schoolnet: Data for All Users
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Granville County Schools
•  NC GreenPower Solar Schools Pilot Program
•  Latest Messages Online
Feb 8, 2017
(pdf, 464kb)
SBE Launches New Policy Manual Site
Feb 8, 2017
(pdf, 149kb)
NC School Report Cards LEA Additional Preview Period Begins Today
Feb 7, 2017
(pdf, 130kb)
Home Base Symposium Reminder
Feb 6, 2017
(pdf, 863kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  February is Black History Month
•  New! NCDPI Releases a "Blue" Canvas Icon
•  Cybersecurity Awareness: Increase in Phishing Attacks
•  Career and College Ready Graduates Information Sessions
•  Schoolnet: Data for All Users
•  Home Base Early Registration Extended to Feb. 10
•  CCSA Keynote Speaker Set to Fire You Up!
•  APH Resource Extravaganza
•  Latest Messages Online
Feb 1, 2017
(pdf, 131kb)
Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities Approved to Provide Special Education
Jan 31, 2017
(pdf, 132kb)
Clarification of Recurring Low-Performing Schools Reform Model Memo Sent Jan. 20, 2017
Jan 30, 2017
(pdf, 870kb)
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Educational Stability of Children in Foster Care Under Title I, Part A
•  Webinar on ELA Standards Scheduled for District Curriculum Leaders
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Tiers of Support
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Harnett County Schools
•  Feb. 23 is Digital Learning Day 2017
•  NC Research Triangle - Tech for Schools Summit
•  Deadline Approaching for Home Base Symposium Early Bird Registration
•  Latest Messages Online
Jan 23, 2017
(pdf, 749kb)
•  Recuring Low-Performing Schools Reform Model
•  2017 NC Regional Teachers of the Year Announced
•  Revised Mathematics Standards Update
•  NCVPS NC Math 1 Intervention Course Webinar
•  Recruitment and Retention of Special Educators Summit
•  Spring 2017 Principal READY Dates Set
•  Registered for CCSA? Check!
•  Latest Messages Online
Jan 20, 2017
(pdf, 139kb)
Second NC School Report Cards Release
Jan 20, 2017
(pdf, 131kb)
Recurring Low-Performing Schools Reform Model
Jan 17, 2017
(pdf, 841kb)
•  K-8 Mathematics Standards Review Update
•  NC SchoolJobs Powered by PeopleAdmin
•  NC Student Surveys
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: A Part of Everyday Business
•  Center for Safer Schools Joins NCDPI
•  Digital Teaching & Learning: Professional Learning
•  Speak Up, North Carolina!
•  2017 Home Base Symposium
•  Request for Student Presentations at CCSA
•  Nominations for 2017 NC Presidential Awards for Mathematics and Science Teaching Due April 1
•  Latest Messages Online
Jan 9, 2017
(pdf, 900kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  NC Standard Course of Study Update
•  STEM School Recognition Deadline Extended
•  NCVPS Still Enrolling for Spring Classes
•  February is Love the Bus Month
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Data-Evaluation Sessions
•  Principal Ready Sessions: Spring 2017
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Asheville City Schools
•  Champion for Student Success Award Nominations Open
•  Grant Opportunity: Education Innovation and Research Programs
•  Latest Messages Online
Jan 9, 2017
(pdf, 138kb)
School Closure/Delay Query for Jan. 10 Decisions
Jan 8, 2017
(pdf, 135kb)
School Closure Info Sought for 4 p.m. Governor's Briefing
Jan 3, 2017
(pdf, 664kb)
•  Welcome to 2017
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) Plan Review Update
•  Wake County Schools' Superintendent Finalist for National Award
•  NC Charter Schools Advisory Board to Meet
•  Second Annual Math Summit Registration Deadline Approaching
•  Deadline Extended to Submit CCSA Proposal