NCASA, Superintendents, Finance Officers Share Feedback On School Funding System With Legislative Task Force
On Wednesday the Joint Legislative Task Force on Education Finance Reform met to hear from superintendents, LEA finance officers and school advocacy organization leaders on their likes and dislikes with the current state funding system for North Carolina public schools. Presenters included Katherine Joyce, Executive Director of NCASA; and superintendents, Dr. Stephen Fisher of Cleveland County Schools; Dr. Rob Jackson of Edenton-Chowan Schools; Dr. Tim Markley of New Hanover County Schools; finance officers, Carol Herndon with Rowan-Salisbury Schools; Jeff Hollamon of Onslow County Schools; and Norris Barger of Transylvania County Schools. The task force chairs also heard from Leanne Winner of the N.C. School Boards Association.