NCASA offers a FREE webinar series focused on members' concerns about ongoing policy initiatives affecting education in our state. Some of the issues to be addressed in the series will be education budget, school resilience, testing and accountability, legislative updates, school safety and much more! Join NCASA's Advocacy Team and several special guest speakers to get the information you need for supporting your students this spring and next school year.
Materials for these webinars are free to our members only. To access these materials, click HERE.
Webinar Series Dates/Topics
March 26, 2021: Governor’s Budget Proposal for Public Schools
April 13, 2021: Roadmap to Summer School - SUPERINTENDENTS ONLY EVENT -
April 19, 2021: Building Student Resiliency
August 9, 2021: State Budget Crunch Time!
June 7, 2021: Broadband Expansion: Connecting NC Students & Communities to a Brighter Future
** EVENT CANCELED - Information update for this content will be added to the State Budget Webinar on August 9th **
July 12, 2021: Accountability and Testing Reforms: Developing NC’s Graduate Profile
July 26, 2021: Protecting Your Students And Staff
** July Webinars are to be rescheduled for fall of 2021. Updated information on rescheduled dates will be published here **
The N.C. House and Senate are on a delayed schedule pursuing different proposals for the 2021-2022 state budget. Hear from NCASA’s Advocacy Team on what public school spending proposals are either settled or pending to impact public schools for the new school year. No matter the status of the state budget, this session will help leaders in all facets of school administration start planning for any staff compensation increases, benefit changes, allotment funding adjustments, and new policy requirements that will affect your district or school. Note: this session also will feature an update on efforts to increase broadband connectivity statewide.