Education Newsletter

september 2014

This past spring, when IEI offered a grant competition to fund new initiatives supporting world-class teaching in North Carolina, a team from Catawba County Schools got to work. Led by Dr. Carol Moore, a K-12 science curriculum specialist, the team developed a proposal, “Real Life Issues: Project- and Problem-based Learning Development,” to build and map correlations between the workforce needs of local STEM businesses, the NC Standard Course of Study, and student learning. IEI awarded $4,500 to the Catawba group, judging their proposal an excellent example of what IEI has in mind when we seek to “think and do.”     This award was one of three Community Action Plan grants made by IEI with support from The Belk Foundation. Click here to continue reading...

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IEI Education: World-Class 2014

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Getting to the Core of Common Core

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tell it like it is: teacher working conditions

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Engage, inspire, act!

February 2014

one last trip

January 2014

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