North Carolina Center for the Advancement of TeachingThe educators listed below recently attended programs held at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT), a recognized national leader in professional development programming for our state’s teachers.
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 6, 2018

        


Collision Repair Education Foundation LogoWestover High School has been awarded the 2018 Ultimate Collision Makeover Grant provided by the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF).  The funding of $12,000 will provide the needed tools and equipment to enhance the students’ hands-on training in collision repair. 
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 6, 2018

        


The Hour of Code started as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify “code”, to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts. This grassroots campaign is supported by over 400 partners and 200,000 educators worldwide.

Students pictured are enrolled in  II31 Adobe Visual Design and II31 Digital Media classes at South View High School.

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Published by Laurie Pender on December 5, 2018

        


Be Future Ready - Academy of Information TechnologyNearly 500 families in Cumberland County are now  ‘connected’ because  Academy of Information Technology (AOIT) students from Gray’s Creek and Pine Forest High Schools volunteered their time on Saturday to help refurbish and give away computers. 
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 3, 2018

        


On November 27 the Ladies of Cross Creek partnered with Ferguson Easley Elementary School for tutoring and mentoring activities.
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Published by Laurie Pender on December 3, 2018

        


HBCU - Historically Black Colleges & UniversitiesJohn Wesley United Methodist Men in partnership with the Fayetteville Cumberland Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the HBCU College Fair on Saturday, February 9, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Smith Recreation Center located at 1520 Slater Avenue in Fayetteville.

  • Program highlights include:
  • Connect with admission representatives
  • Hear from current college students
  • Attend engaging college planning seminars
  • Learn about local scholarship opportunities
  • Onsite registration
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Published by Laurie Pender on November 30, 2018

        


Image of a head showing a bike on the brainFerguson-Easley Elementary School has been afforded an opportunity for 30 kindergarten through second-grade students to receive free bicycles.  All a student has to do is put “their mind on a bike” and keep their mind on academics and displaying great behavior.  The results of data from Class Dojo will be used to select the names of students who qualify for entering the competition for one of the free bicycles. ClassDojo is a digital classroom management tool designed to help teachers improve student behavior and communicate more effectively with parents. 

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Published by Laurie Pender on November 30, 2018

        


Lucile Souders Elementary School recently hosted a Doughnuts for Dads event. The event was well attended. Guest speaker, Rick Savage, he runs a mentoring program called From Males2Men. He spoke to fathers about the importance and power of a responsible man in the lives of our children. 

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Published by Laurie Pender on November 29, 2018

        


Mr. Pratt from E.E. Smith High School receives a special award.The North Carolina Bandmasters Association recently presented the Award of Excellence to Roosevelt Pratt Jr, Nominee of the Southeastern District. In recognition of outstanding achievements and contributions to Public School Bands, through professional leadership, he has inspired and motivated excellence in Instrumental Music Performance. His record of service to the profession is one his colleagues see and admire.

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Published by Laurie Pender on November 29, 2018

        


Govenor's School logo in blue and orangeCongratulations to the 29 Academic nominees who have been selected by the CCS Superintendent’s Governor’s School selection committee and the 20 Performing Arts nominees selected at the school level. These students will compete for state selection to attend the prestigious five and a half-week summer residential program for gifted high school students. The program is administered by the Public Schools of NC, the State Board of Education, and the Department of Public Instruction through the Exceptional Children Division.
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Published by Laurie Pender on November 28, 2018

        


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