Friday, June 02, 2006

Public School Forum of NC

Education Briefing for Candidates for the General Assembly
Public School Forum's Institute for Education Policymakers
Crowne Plaza
Asheville, NC
June 2, 2006
1:00 PM

The Public School Forum of NC is a not for profit policy think tank which is a partnership of business leaders, education leaders, and government leaders in North Carolina.

Context of Education in NC
  • "Just the Facts" about North Carolina Schools
  • Accountability
  • Governance
School Finance
  • Introduction of the Policymakers Primer
  • How NC Schools are Funded
  • School Finance
  • School Finance Litigation
Teacher Quality
  • Profile of NC Teachers
  • Supply/Demand Issues
  • Teacher Quality
  • Recruitment/Retention