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Nov. 17 | Volume 22 - 2022


Kenan Fellows

Applications now open for 2023-24 fellowship year

  Applications for the 2023-24 Kenan Fellows Program are now open through Jan. 13, 2023. Fellowships will be awarded to K-12 teachers working on projects related to workforce development and STEM education. The annual fellowship is the flagship initiative of the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at NC State University. The fellowship develops and empowers a network of community-minded teacher leaders through partnerships with school districts, community colleges and universities, and industry.

Who can apply?
• North Carolina K-12 public school and charter school educators from all disciplines.
• Educators who seek to lead beyond their schools and districts.
• Educators committed to the yearlong fellowship while remaining in their school or district roles.

Those interested in applying can use this link: Kenan Fellows 2023-2024.

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Raise the Bar: Unlocking Career Success 

The U.S. Department of Education this week announced the launch of Raise the Bar: Unlocking Career Success, a new initiative to increase/expand access to high-quality training programs to help young Americans pursue jobs in today’s in-demand fields as well as prepare for careers of the future.



NCVPS receives honor for online learning quality 

North Carolina Virtual Public School (NCVPS) has been honored for high-quality online learning from an international organization focusing on quality assurance of digital teaching and learning offered by higher education and K-12 schools.



Dream Up Space looking for volunteer judges 

Dream Up Space is seeking volunteer judges for the #STARwardSTEM Design Challenge next month. Judging takes place virtually on flexible schedule. Join a virtual orientation on Nov. 21 or Nov. 28 for more info.



Find STEM jobs at NC STEM Center

The NC STEM Center is continuously updating career and job opportunities online. Currently, there are almost a dozen positions listed in the Job Seekers section of the NC STEM website. Quick, easy, free site registration is required.




Featured Program

Smart Start of Brunswick County

Smart Start is a network of 75 non-profit local partnerships, serving all 100 North Carolina counties, led by The North Carolina Partnership for Children, Inc. While Smart Start of Brunswick County has the flexibility to fund programs that are specific to the local needs – NCPC provides strong fiscal and programmatic oversight. Use the button below to learn more and view other great Programs at NC STEM Center.




Featured Opportunity

Dropping Seeds in Motion

Bringing customized, in-school science experiences to your school/organization, this Butner, N.C.-based organization engages learning science through the art of dance, movement and action-based learning. These dynamic and interactive workshops allow kids to SEE science through the art of dance and movement. Use the button below for more and view other awesome Opportunities available at NC STEM Center.







Go Global NC: Being a Global Educator Workshop

Celebrate International Education Week with Go Global NC by attending the free “Being a Global Educator” Workshop! In this workshop, the focus will be on opportunities and methods for incorporating global education into your classroom. Learn more.





Webinar: Eastern NC 2022 Economic Update

Join the NC EAST Alliance on Dec. 16 for an eastern NC economic update. Laura Ullrich, Senior Regional Economist for the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will provide insights into national, regional, and local economic indicators. Register here.





Public School Forum 2023 Eggs and Issues

The Public School Forum will host its annual Eggs and Issues on Jan. 31, 2023, from 8 to 10 a.m. at the McKimmon Center in Raleigh. You'll get the first look at some of North Carolina's top education issues for the year and be able to network with leaders from across the state. Learn more.



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