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13 Apr

NCCAT Board of Trustees Schedules Meeting

CULLOWHEE—A meeting of the board of trustees of the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching will be held from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, April 20, in Ocracoke.


13 Apr

NCCAT Teacher Leadership Institute - Southeast RESA

Thank you to the teacher leaders from around the Southeast RESA for joining us for the NCCAT Teacher Leadership Institute - SE RESA program in Ocracoke. Teachers explored leadership standards and developed an understand of the importance of teamwork in schools.

09 Apr

Teachers of NCCAT: Roni Winston

I wanted to become a teacher because I wanted to be a positive influence on young people. There are so many negative influences telling teenagers who they can't be that I want to be one of the voices encouraging them to be their very best selves.

07 Apr

NCCAT alumna named WWAY TV Teacher of the Week

Congratulations to Amber Meares! Meares, an NCCAT alumna, works at North Whiteville Academy in Columbus County.

Summer Wait Staff

Summer Wait Staff Needed – NCCAT (Cullowhee)

Seeking wait staff for temporary, part time work 6-8 hours per week from mid-May to mid-August, 2018.

Compensation: $10/hour.

This position will be responsible for serving food in a dining hall; transporting food items; day-to-day sanitation; general dining room cleaning duties and other related duties as required.

To apply call 828-293-5202 and ask for Ian Talarico.

NCCAT is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

04 Apr

Teachers of NCCAT - Stephenie Clark

The sun is at a mid-morning rise and bursts of light are beaming into the classroom. Twenty-six bright eighth grade mathematicians transition into the room. They take their seats, smiling and silently greeting their desk neighbors with coded hand gestures, a variety of head nods, or a simple wave. Every student is excited to tackle the objective of the day, even the ones who claim, “Math just ain’t my bag.”

03 Apr

Teachers Collaborate and Share During NCCAT Math Program

CULLOWHEE—Teachers explored creative, classroom-friendly activities to build mathematical fluency during “Task, Tools, and Talk to Support Math Literacy in the Upper Elementary Grades” at the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, a recognized national leader in professional development programming for teachers.

29 Mar

Research-tested benefits of breaks

Edutopia with an article on how regular, short breaks will help students focus. To learn more join us for "The Physically Active Academic Classroom" in May at NCCAT. Teachers will learn a variety of strategies for integrating instruction with physical activity, but not at the expense of intellectual rigor. Armed with a collection of techniques you can use immediately, design and create your own physically and mentally active lessons.

27 Mar

Wake County teacher receives Luz Frye NCCAT Scholarship

Congratulations to Laura Griffith on receiving the NCCAT Luz M. Frye Honored Educator Scholarship! Ms. Griffith is the Spanish teacher for all grades at Fuguay-Varinia Middle School in Wake CountyThis scholarship was established in honor of Luz Frye who taught Spanish in Wake County for thirty years.

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