The Public School Forum of North Carolina has provided the 2020 North Carolina Education Primer as a fact-based introduction to educational policy in NC. It serves as a primary resource for elected and appointed officials as they tackle education policy issues in the General Assembly, in their local communities, or in their schools. The Primer is also intended to be a resource for all stakeholders interested in learning about public education in North Carolina.
Education policy involves a wide range of interconnected issues such as school finance and facilities, accountability and assessment, technology, teachers and so much more. In order to make well-informed and evidence-based decisions, policymakers and voters face the challenge of understanding many complex educational issuesPublic School Forum of North Carolina
United Methodist Advocates for Public Schools hopes that this document will be a valuable resource to all United Methodist individuals and congregations in their ongoing efforts to support and advocate for our public schools.