North Carolina Rural Education Working Group (NCREWG) Meeting Held At the Braswell Library Rocky Mount NC Saturday, June 11, 2011 12 PM – 3 PM

The NCREWG met today to discuss issue centered around education. Stay tuned for video coming soon.

Rep. Angela Bryant NC House of Representative was present and spoke on education issues and did a presentation on redistricting. She was awesome as usual.

Agenda*

Board Meeting

11:30                                Gather, introductions and begin lunch

12 noon-12:15                   Review submitting the 1023 for a 501-c-3

12:15 p.m.-12:30              Review membership and finances

12:30 p.m.-12:45              Plan fall meeting

12:45 p.m.-1 p.m.             Review afternoon agenda and other items

Regular membership meeting

1 p.m.-1:15 p.m.               Welcome and introductions

1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m.          Presentation and discussions on desegregation efforts underway by the UNC Center for Civil Rights
                                        Attorney Benita Jones

2:15 p.m.-3:00 p.m.          Sharing Actions: 
                                        To combat the General Assembly Attack  on public
                                        education
                                        Voting rights
                                        Working on Title One formula

*Should Rep. Butterfield’s aide be able to attend, we will re-arrange the meeting to accommodate him

NCREWG Board Members:

Anthony Clark, Chairperson                                                        Myrna Deloatch, Direrector
Alonzo Braggs, Vice-Chair                                                          Frank Hendrick, Director
Louise Roseborough, Secretary                                                   Charles Jefferson, Director
Yolanda Thigpen, Asst. Secretary                                                Robert Williams, Director
Doris Mack, Treasurer
Stephanie Smith, Asst. Treasurer

See related:

Wilson NC– Education for Empowerment: A Conference of the North Carolina Rural Education Working Group Featuring Positive Behavior Intervention Support (PBIS) And More