Charter schools are a big and booming business–so much so that the Capital Roundtable hosted a day-long conference back in July : Private Equity Investing in For-Profit Education Companies. Writing for Forbes magazine, contributor Addison Wiggin notes many opportunities to invest in the lucrative charter school gravy train. According to Wiggin, “About the only thing charters do well is limit the influence of teachers’ unions. And fatten their investors’ portfolios.”
7:00 pm Legislative Long Session Starts ...
Legislative Long Session Starts ...
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Register for this LIVE webinar here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4217983193943282444 Join us for a quick review of our legislative agenda including Leandro requirements and ways you can be an effective public education advocate. We will review key features[...]
7:00 pm Resilience (film): The Biology o...
Resilience (film): The Biology o...
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for this award-winning, 60-minute film, Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope! This powerful movie is a conversation-starter and a perspective-changer. (See more about film here: http://kpjrfilms.co/resilience/) (Spanish subtitles are[...]
7:00 pm 2021 NC Legislative Session: Wha...
2021 NC Legislative Session: Wha...
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The NC General Assembly reconvenes on January 13, 2021. Join us for a conversation with Representative Julie von Haefen & Senator Wiley Nickel about the upcoming long legislative session including the new two-year budget process,[...]