Avery County

Avery NCAE Meeting

The meeting that was scheduled for Monday, December 14, at Avery County High School has been cancelled due to a low number of RSVPs.

News & Upcoming Events

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NCAE Endorses Roy Cooper for Govenor

“Roy Cooper is a champion for public education,” said NCAE President Rodney Ellis. “As attorney general, as a state lawmaker, and now as a candidate for governor, he is a strong advocate for all students having the opportunity for a quality public education, for ensuring educators have the resources and support to be successful, and for returning North Carolina to its rightful spot as a leader in public education.”

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With Passage of Every Student Succeeds Act, Life After NCLB Begins

On December 10, President Obama, with a stroke of a pen, made it official: the No Child Left Behind era is over. Obama signed into law the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), one day after it was passed by an overwhelmingly bipartisan vote in the U.S. Senate, which followed broad passage in the House last week.


MLK Scholarship Luncheon

Saturday, Jan. 23rd 2016 at 1-3pm

700 South Salisbury Street

Raleigh, NC

There is Nothing Wrong with Dreaming: Believe in the Power of Your Voice!

Please save the date for the NCAE Human and Civil Rights Commission & the North Carolina Foundation for Public School Children Annual MLK Scholarship Luncheon

Join us for a Luncheon at the NCAE Headquarters in Raleigh, as we recognize scholarship winners, NCAE Multicultural Art Contest winners and to network with community members who care about social justice and empowering young minds who dream and believe in their voice.

Cost of ticket $35 with proceeds going toward the scholarship fund.

ESP Conference

2016 NCAE Convention

Friday, March 18th 2016 at 8am to Saturday, March 19th 2016 at 3pm

460 North Cherry St, Winston-Salem, NC 2710

Delegates for the 2016 convention are elected through their local affiliates. The deadline for local presidents to submit their list of convention delegates is February 10, 2016. Please contact your local president, April Cheuvront, at if you are interested in being a delegate.

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