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In the News

Media CoverageJanuary 23, 2018

Envisioning Excellence

NC State College of Education has transformed the way it prepares community college presidents and supports the North Carolina Community College System. Simultaneously, the college is creating a pipeline of community college leaders that will help address another challenge: Half of the state’s 58 community colleges presidents are expected to step down by 2019.

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Impact Stories


April 6, 2016

Building an Infrastructure of Opportunity in NC

A new study commissioned by the John M. Belk Endowment finds that economic mobility in every region of North Carolina ranks well below the national average, and unless communities create better opportunities, the limited chances of success for a growing portion of the population could jeopardize the state’s economic future. Among the report’s key findings:… FULL STORY >

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Learning Links

February 21, 2018

Introducing: myFutureNC Blog Series

myFutureNC and The Hunt Institute announce their new blog: The Intersection. Throughout 2018 they will provide regular updates on the Commission’s progress and share what they’re learning from experts on how educators and business leaders across North Carolina can come together to meet the state’s attainment goals.

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