3rd Grade Reading, College Readiness and Success Strategies
Given the importance of 3rd grade reading to college readiness, we invited several experts in early childhood education to share their suggestions and best practices for supporting young students given the increase in digital and at home learning. The discussion was held on September 3, 2020. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE ZOOM RECORDING.
Funding NC Public Education Through the Pandemic
Higher Ed Works was joined for two virtual discussions by Republican and Democratic state legislative leaders. We heard their perspectives on how the COVID-19 pandemic and recession will impact funding for NC pre-K-12 and postsecondary education. The recordings for each can be accessed below.
PART 1: NC House Speaker Tim Moore
The first discussion was held on July 22, 2020. NC House Speaker Tim Moore shared his views on potential cuts to NC public education.¬†CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE ZOOM RECORDING.
PART 2: NC Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue and Minority Whip Jay Chaudhuri
The second discussion was held on July 23, 2020. NC Senate Minority Leader Dan Blue and Minority Whip Jay Chaudhuri shared their views on potential cuts to NC public education.¬†CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE ZOOM RECORDING.