“The importance of black history and the contributions of many African-Americans in our state and national history cannot be overstated.”
After Democrats broke the Republican supermajority in the N.C. House of Representatives and Senate in the 2018 election, State Sen. Terry Van Duyn believes her party colleagues in the General Assembly will have more political clout during the upcoming session.
Thanks to a second round of state grant funding announced in early August, area students will have access to an expanded series of coding programs and courses at the high school and middle school levels. Local employers and economic development boosters say tech skills are vital to securing good jobs now and in the future.
“Show your support for physical education by reaching out and contacting N.C.’s Department of Public Instruction and the N.C. State Board of Education to encourage them to include PE in the state’s School Report Card.”