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Newton-Conover’s Initial Cohort of Teacherpreneurs Complete Leadership Seminar at NCCAT

NCCS Teacherpreneurs Cohort 1

Thirteen Newton-Conover teachers were selected to participate in a year-long leadership program designed to identify teacher leaders and provide them with both professional development to strengthen their leadership capacity and the opportunity to lead by identifying a problem of practice to address during the 2017-18 school year.  The group meets several times throughout the school year to explore the concept ... Read More »

Curriculum Council Members Receive Summer Training

Screenshot of the Instructional Core presentation

Newton-Conover is blessed with an amazing group of teacher leaders who support curriculum and instruction decisions at the district level.  Last year, the group was engaged in answering the question, “What does good instruction look like?”  They read Hattie’s Visible Learning and engaged in discourse around how quality instruction should be defined and what strategies are most beneficial to students. This ... Read More »

Caroline McCrary Develops Materials for Teachers Through GTN

GTN Logo and Caroline McCrary

Caroline McCrary was one of two NCCS teachers selected for the Governor’s Teacher Network during the 2014-15 school year.  We are proud of the work that Caroline has done that will support Biology teachers across our state. Caroline’s work is available through SchoolNet.  Check out her work below. Name of Instructional Sequence:  “An exploration of how organisms inherit their DNA ... Read More »

The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation Announces Free MOOC-Ed for Teachers and Educational Leaders

Outside view of Friday Institute

The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation at NC State University’s College of Education is excited to invite you to take part in a Learning Differences MOOC-Ed beginning February 9, 2015 and ending on March 22, 2015. Click here to learn more about the course or to register. This FREE six-week long course will explore the habits of mind and problem-solving tools that a ... Read More »

2015-16 Kenan Fellow Program Open for Applications

The Kenan Fellows Program is now recruiting a new cohort of K-12 teachers for its 2015-16 fellowship year. The program was established in 2000 as the signature K-12 STEM education initiative of the Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology, and Science. Fellows experience networking, professional growth and leadership development opportunities. More than 30 fellowships will be offered to public and charter ... Read More »