SUPERINTENDENTS' MESSAGES 2015

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DATE TOPICS
Dec 14, 2015
(pdf, 572kb)
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  NCVPS Update
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Halifax County Schools
•  Franklin County Teacher's Design Selected for 2016 NC TWCS Logo
•  Latest Messages Online
Dec 11, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Holiday Card from NCSBE and NCDPI
Dec 10, 2015
(pdf, 102kb)
Jan. 13 Middle Grades Math Summit
Dec 9, 2015
(pdf, 103kb)
Minimal Delay in Scores for Fall English II and North Carolina Final Exams with Constructed Response Items
Dec 8, 2015
(pdf, 114kb)
Student Perception Surveys
Dec 7, 2015
(pdf, 805kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  Testing Update
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Strengthening Instruction for All Students
•  North Carolina State Plan to Ensure Equitable Access to Excellent Educators Approved
•  North Carolina Virtual Public School Update
•  Mark Your Calendars! National Speak Up Day is Almost Here
•  Hour of Code
•  Hoke County Schools' Superintendent Named NC Superintendent of the Year
•  NC Teacher Working Conditions Survey Launches March 1
•  Home Base Symposium Call for Proposals
•  Latest Messages Online
Dec 4, 2015
(pdf, 115kb)
Local AIG Plan Development; Webinar Scheduled for Those Who Missed Regional Meetings
Dec 3, 2015
(pdf, 101kb)
Immediate Lowering of US and NC State Flags
Dec 2, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Academic Standards Commission Meeting Notice
Dec 2, 2015
(pdf, 109kb)
NC Charter Schools Advisory Board Meets Next Week
Dec 1, 2015
(pdf, 211kb)
2014-15 NC School Report Cards Released
Nov 25, 2015
(pdf, 127kb)
Winter Weather Preparedness Week, Nov. 29-Dec. 5
Nov 25, 2015
(pdf, 118kb)
State Board of Education Meets Next Week (Dec. 2-3)
Nov 24, 2015
(pdf, 110kb)
Register Now for MIddle Grades Math Summit
Nov 23, 2015
(pdf, 621kb)
•  School Calendar Law - Reminders
•  Webinar Focuses on Meeting Participation Requirements and Alignment Study Report
•  Released Item Sets for Fall Semester 2015 NC Final Exams Available
•  Educators to be Surveyed on Schoolnet Resources
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Strengthening the Core
•  CTE Graduation Rates
•  Guilford County Schools' STEM Team Places Third in National Competition
•  Latest Messages Online
•  Weekly Message Breaks for the Holiday
Nov 19, 2015
(pdf, 111kb)
Principal Fellows Program Recuitment
Nov 16, 2015
(pdf, 541kb)
•  Vehicle Survey Reminder
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Building a Strong Core (Tier 1)
•  K-2 Mid-Year Assessments Sport New Look
•  Title I Distinguished Schools Named
•  International Education Week
•  Certified School Library Media Coordinators Benefit Schools
•  North Carolina Virtual Public School Update
•  Latest Messages Online
Nov 16, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
Immediate Lowering of U.S. and N.C. Flags to Honor Victims of Paris Terrorist Attacks
Nov 10, 2015
(pdf, 110kb)
Additional NCDPI EVAAS 2015 Reporting is Available
Nov 10, 2015
(pdf, 111kb)
NC Charter Schools Advisory Board Meets Next Week
Nov 9, 2015
(pdf, 735kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  Webinars Scheduled for this Week
•  Vehicle Survey for General Assembly
•  PowerSchool Update
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Building a System that is Effective for All Starts with Core Instruction
•  Testing Update
•  Global Education Update
•  Observation Calibration Training - It Works!
•  Latest Messages Online
Nov 4, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Immediate Lowering of U.S. and N.C. State Flags
Nov 2, 2015
(pdf, 664kb)
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  Statewide System of Support
•  Is Your District "Speaking Up?"
•  Seats Still Available for Principal READY Sessions
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Bertie County Schools
•  2016 NC Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Awards Cycle Open
•  NC Dual Language/Immersion Administrator Seminar
•  Latest Messages Online
Nov 2, 2015
(pdf, 108kb)
Building Controls System Grant Opportunity
Oct 30, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Dec. 4 Superintendents' Quarterly Meeting
Oct 30, 2015
(pdf, 118kb)
State Board of Education Meets Next Week
Oct 29, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
SBE/DPI Policies, Studies and Reports from 2015 Long Session
Oct 28, 2015
(pdf, 114kb)
NC School Report Card: The Data Preview Period for the 2014-15 Version Begins TODAY
Oct 28, 2015
(pdf, 113kb)
NCVPS Flexible Funding Options
Oct 26, 2015
(pdf, 559kb)
•  NAEP 2015 Math and Reading Scores to be Released Oct. 28
•  ACA Reporting Services and IRS Reporting Requirements
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Teaming Up
•  Webinar Focuses on State Charter School Funding
•  Winter Superintendents' Leadership Conference Scheduled
•  Observation Calibration Training - It Works!
•  This is the Final Week of "Connected Educator Month"
•  Latest Messages Online
Oct 22, 2015
(pdf, 106kb)
State Board of Education Meets Monday Via Conference Call
Oct 19, 2015
(pdf, 674kb)
•  Recapping Low-Performing Districts' and Schools' Plans
•  Driver Education Survey
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  State Board Amends Global Educator Digital Badge Policy
•  It's Time to Speak up North Carolina!
•  Be a Connected Educator Year-Round
•  Chatham Teacher Receives Milken Award
•  State Advisory Council on Indian Education Offers Culturally Responsive Resources
•  Nov. 18 is Deadline to Enroll in State Health Plan/NCFlex
•  Latest Messages Online
Oct 15, 2015
(pdf, 101kb)
Student Survey Instrument
Oct 12, 2015
(pdf, 681kb)
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  2015-16 Reward Schools' Recognition
•  District Principals of the Year are Invited to POY Summit 2015
•  Global-Ready District Designation Intent to Apply
•  Superintendent Vacancy Announced: Roanoke Rapids Graded School District
•  Have You Registered for Fall Principal READY 2015
•  Literacy Credit Now Available in Home Base PD System
•  NCVPS Releases Scorecard
•  Enhance Your High School STEM Content and Delivery
•  Latest Messages Online
Oct 9, 2015
(pdf, 232kb)
Special Education Scholarships for Children with Disabilities
Oct 7, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Professional Development for School Leaders
Oct 6, 2015
(pdf, 106kb)
Time to Update Home Base Contacts
Oct 5, 2015
(pdf, 619kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  NC Educator Survey Update
•  Upcoming Webinars
•  October is "Connected Educator" Month
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support: Casting a Vision
•  2014-15 Annual Report on Teachers Leaving the Profession Revised
•  Go for the Green Ribbon!
•  NCVPS Reviews Assistive Technologies
•  NC Charter Schools Advisory Board to Meet
•  Don't Freak Out, ShakeOut!
•  One-Stop NCDPI Resource for All Educators Updated
•  Latest Messages Online
Oct 2, 2015
(pdf, 103kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Oct 1, 2015
(pdf, 103kb)
Elementary and Secondary Education Act Flexibility - Priority and Focus Schools
Oct 1, 2015
(pdf, 598kb)
Low-Performing Districts and Schools
Sep 28, 2015
(pdf, 671kb)
•  Legislative Webinar Scheduled
•  America's Legislators Back to School Program
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  The Latest on K-2 Math Assessments
•  28 New Charter School Applications Received; Approved Schools Will Open for Students in Fall 2017
•  NCVPS is Seeking Certified Teachers for Multiple Roles
•  STEM Funding Opportunities Available
•  Latest Messages Online
Sept 25, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Sept 25, 2015
(pdf, 121kb)
State Board of Education to Hold Fall Planning/Work Session; Monthly Meeting
Sept 21, 2015
(pdf, 483kb)
•  Local Benchmark Study Participants Needed
•  Low-Performing Schools and Districts
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support Update
•  Deadline Extended for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Nominations
•  Students@Work 2016 Contacts Needed
•  NCDPI Provides EdTech Platform for Teachers
•  A+ Schools Program Fall Informational Meetings
•  Latest Messages Online
Sept 18, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Sept 16, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Updated Notes to Math I, II and III
Sept 16, 2015
(pdf, 116kb)
NC School Report Cards Release Date Delayed
Sept 15, 2015
(pdf, 162kb)
Budget Details - Webinar on Wed. Sept. 16
Sept 14, 2015
(pdf, 483kb)
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) Update: Integrated Academic and Behavior Support Systems
•  Help Us Develop the Hope Street Group North Carolina Teacher Voice Network
•  NCVPS Fall Enrollment Still Possible
•  Latest Messages Online
Sept 11, 2015
(pdf, 116kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Sept 11, 2015
(pdf, 103kb)
Read to Achieve Alternative Assessments
Sept 10, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
Lowering of U.S. and N.C. Flags on Sept. 11 for Patriot Day
Sept 10, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Legislative Webinar Scheduled for Monday, Sept. 14
Sept 10, 2015
(pdf, 109kb)
Graduation Data Verification Corrections
Sep 8, 2015
(pdf, 759kb)
•  State Board of Education Meeting Highlights
•  Breakout Session to Help Local Board Members Understand Educator Growth Ratings
•  Webinars Scheduled to Address State Board Policies/Budget
•  NC Teacher Working Conditions Survey to Launch in 2016
•  Integrated Academic and Behavior Systems
•  What's New With the Instructional Improvement System (Schoolnet)
•  Global Ready Update
•  American Indian Education Summit Scheduled for October
•  Registration Open for the 65th Conference on Exceptional Children
•  Latest Messages Online
Sep 4, 2015
(pdf, 104kb)
Conversion of Teaching Positions to Dollars for International Faculty Exchange Programs
Sep 4, 2015
(pdf, 105kb)
Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities (PRTFs) Approved to Provide Special Education
Sep 4, 2015
(pdf, 102kb)
Weeky Legislative Update
Sep 1, 2015
(pdf, 97kb)
Draft News Release - Embargoed Time/Day: 11 am/Sept 2
Sep 1, 2015
(pdf, 130kb)
PowerSchool Update - Sept. 1
Aug 31, 2015
(pdf, 573kb)
•  Licensure System Update
•  State Board of Education Meets This Week
•  Last Chance for Teachers to Submit Feedback on Common Core Standards
•  Cooperative Innovative High School (CIHS) Applications Due SEPT. 15
•  Multi-Tiered System of Support (MTSS) Update
•  NCVPS Fall Enrollment Largest Ever
•  US Senate Youth Program Accepting Nominations
•  Latest Messages Online
Aug 28, 2015
(pdf, 78kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Aug 28, 2015
(pdf, 76kb)
PowerSchool Access Restored
Aug 28, 2015
(pdf, 106kb)
PowerSchool Restart Update
Aug 27, 2015
(pdf, 83kb)
PowerSchool Update: Implications for Friday, Aug. 28
Aug 27, 2015
(pdf, 77kb)
PowerSchool Outage Update
Aug 24, 2015
(pdf, 521kb)
Weekly Message for Superintendents
Aug 21, 2015
(pdf, 125kb)
LEA Requirements Under S.L. 2014-50/Senate Bill 815 An Act to Ensure the Privacy and Security of Student Educational Records
Aug 21, 2015
(docx, 23kb)
US Presidential Scholars Program Student Nomination Application for CTE Scholars for 2015-16
Aug 21, 2015
(pdf, 315kb)
US Presidential Scholars Program in Career and Technical Education: Criteria for Candidate Identification and Nomination
Aug 21, 2015
(docx, 21kb)
US Presidential Scholars Program Nomination Form
Aug 21, 2015
(pdf, 202kb)
US Presidential Scholars Program (includes new CTE component) Memorandum
Aug 21, 2015
(pdf, 234kb)
2015-16 ACT Suite Updates
Aug 20, 2015
(pdf, 572kb)
Principals' Biweekly Message
Aug 17, 2015
(docx, 59kb)
PowerSchool Enrollment Issue Fixed
Aug 17, 2015
(docx, 77kb)
Enrolling in PowerSchool Fix is Underway
Aug 17, 2015
(pdf, 697kb)
Weekly Message for Superintendents
Aug 14, 2015
(docx, 208kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Aug 11, 2015
(pdf, 92kb)
Session Law 2015-46, An Act to Repeal Personal Education Plans and Modify Transition Plans
Aug 10, 2015 SBE Strengthens Role in Halifax County Schools
Aug 10, 2015
(pdf, 521kb)
Weekly Message for Superintendents
Aug 7, 2015
(docx, 208kb)
Weekly Legislative Update
Aug 7, 2015
(pdf, 77kb)
Adherence to the 10/20 Day Rule
Aug 7, 2015
(docx, 130kb)
Federal OCR Status Certification Memo, Federal OCR Certification Status
Aug 7, 2015
(docx, 33kb)
Districts Certified, Federal OCR Certification Status
Aug 7, 2015
(docx, 32kb)
Districts Not Certified
Aug 7, 2015
(pdf, 181kb)
Request for Testing Exceptions Based on Significant Medical Emergencies and/or Conditions
Aug 7, 2015
(pdf, 1.6mb)
Principals' Biweekly Message
Aug 6, 2015 Federal OCR Certification Status
Aug 3, 2015 Link to Leandro hearing plan
Aug 3, 2015
(doc, 334kb)
Updated Unpacking Documents for Math I, II and III
Aug 3, 2015
(doc, 328kb)
Exceptional Children Teacher of Excellence Recognition
Aug 3, 2015
(docx, 70kb)
Leandro Hearing Plan
Aug 3, 2015
(pdf, 66kb)
Online Assessments Update for 2015-16
Aug 3, 2015
(pdf, 646kb)
Weekly Message for Superintendents