Public Schools First NC (PSFNC) is a group of citizens, parents, teachers, businesses and organizations joining together to advocate for a first-rate public education system for all North Carolinians, which is every child’s constitutional right. Our goal is to inform North Carolinians so that they may advocate for best practices and a strong funding system that supports our students and our public schools.
7:00 pm Child Poverty In NC
Child Poverty In NC
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Gene Nichol and Heather Hunt, researchers with the NC Poverty Research Fund at the UNC Law school, discuss the sobering findings in their must-read new report, “The persistent and pervasive challenge of child poverty and[...]
7:00 pm School Social Workers: Needed Mo...
School Social Workers: Needed Mo...
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join our panel of practicing school social workers to discuss their role in our schools. Learn more about the unique services to students, families, faculties and communities they provide to help our students succeed. The[...]
7:00 pm Leandro Update: 26 Years and Cou...
Leandro Update: 26 Years and Cou...
Feb 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for a conversation about the Leandro court case. A lot happened in 2021 and yet Leandro remains unfunded. Why? What can advocates do in 2022 to ensure North Carolina children have access to[...]
7:00 pm NC School Social Workers in Action
NC School Social Workers in Action
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The value of school social workers has never been more evident and critical than during the last two years with COVID, virtual learning, families losing jobs, homes and loved ones to COVID along with the[...]