The Northeast Regional School of Biotechnology and Agriscience is a new regional high school designed to serve as a statewide model school for STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and is seeking qualified applicants in the fields of science, mathematics, English and social studies education as well as a technology facilitator to join the teaching staff. Following the 2012-2013 enrollment of a ninth grade class, the school will continue adding grade levels each year to reach capacity of about 450 students in grades 7-13 from five counties in Northeastern North Carolina (Washington, Pitt, Martin, Beaufort, and Tyrrell Counties) offering the opportunity for all students to earn up to two years of college credit along with their high school diploma. Applicants must have experience and interest in participating on a school team responsible for creating and executing new learning environments aimed at giving all students the opportunity to be successful. Download the PDF for complete job descriptions and application information.
18 JUN 2012
North Carolina is poised to lead the nation with vibrant STEM-based education and economic systems. It is time for North Carolina to connect the many "islands of excellence" across the state into a bright future for all its citizens and communities. To build and maintain the world-class workforce needed to ensure economic prosperity in a global market, North Carolina must focus on the following three priorities and measure our progress against these strategies:
- Priority 1: Increasing our student, educator and institutional STEM Achievement
- Priority 2: Gaining and sustaining broader community understanding and support for education innovations that support our economic needs
- Priority 3: Connecting, leveraging & increasing STEM Resources across public and private sectors to improve our citizens and their economic future
Click the "DOWNLOAD" button to view the PDF for the complete state STEM strategy from NC DPI.
13 FEB 2012