Tuesday , 17 October 2017
Breaking News

26th Annual Bikers’ Run Coming This Weekend!

Bikers runThe 26th Annual Bikers’ Run event is coming up very soon!  Taking place at Newton-Conover High School on Saturday, December 3rd, the Bikers’ Run is a long-time philanthropy effort for Conover School.  Mr. Mike Dyson of the Wizard Lounge in Hickory, began this tradition of making sure that all Conover School students had the opportunity to see Santa and receive a Christmas gift.
The toy run originally began at Conover School, but has become so large through the years that they had to move the event to a larger facility.  The bikers do fundraisers all year such as car washes and yard sales
Bikers run 2to raise money for this event.  They also provide a monetary donation to the school each year.
We hope to see you there!

About James Frye

James Frye (@mrjamesfrye) serves as Instructional Technology Facilitator and Public Information Officer for Newton-Conover City Schools. Formerly, he was an English and Journalism Teacher at Newton-Conover High School and a Blended/Virtual English Teacher. He is a NC Teaching Fellow and studied education abroad at the Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal in Germany. James holds a Post-Masters Certificate in Educational Leadership & Cultural Foundations from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a M.A. in Curriculum & Instruction with a Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology from Michigan State University, and a B.A. in English/Education from Lenoir-Rhyne University, where he serves as an Adjunct Professor. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law with The University of Kentucky. In addition to modeling technological and leadership innovation and leading various professional learning, Jamie also serves statewide on the NC Digital Learning Initiative Advisory Board/Home Base Design Team, the NC Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development’s Board of Directors, the #NCed Leadership Team, and is co-founder of Edcamp WNC. He is a member of the NC Digital Leadership Coaches’ Network, and was named an international Emerging Leader by ASCD in 2015. He resides in Hickory with his wife and their baby girl.

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