NEWS CONFERENCE ON RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS TO BE
Today's 4 p.m. news conference being held by State Superintendent June Atkinson to discuss the Department of Public Instruction's response to NC Session Law 2011-145 7.25(a) "NCDPI Report to the General Assembly on the Closure of a Residential School Campus” will be streamed live by WRAL-TV. There will be an interpreter at the news conference. The meeting also is being audio streamed from the State Board of Eduation's web page (click on the Live Audio Streams Link).
Questions regarding the news conference should be directed to the Department's Communications division at 919.807.3450.
About the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction:
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction provides leadership to 115 local public school districts and 148 charter schools serving over 1.5 million students in kindergarten through high school graduation. The agency is responsible for all aspects of the state's public school system and works under the direction of the North Carolina State Board of Education.
For more information:
NCDPI Communication and Information Division, 919.807.3450.