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 Wear Red for Public Ed !
 Every Wednesday 
Ask your coworkers and friends, to do  the  same.  Legislators need to be reminded that there are many North Carolinians who care deeply about our public school students and the educators who give their best to them. 
Be sure to take pictures and send them to office@wakencae.org and #Red4Ed
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Kristin Beller says, 

"#JYJ (JY Joyner Elem.) showed all the way up for #Red4Ed and won the first Red4Ed county-wide competition.  Even more impressive were all the students who wore red to show love for their public school! Many thanks to Joyner's awesome PTA for letting our families know how to show that........

#WeHeartPublicSchools!"



#ClassSizeChaos


Will North Carolina Schools See a Fix in January for the Class Size Crisis?

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Last year, the General Assembly passed a law requiring districts to cap class sizes in kindergarten through third grades at lower numbers than they generally are now. The changes in the law will take full effect beginning with the 2018-19 school year. The potential benefit, say proponents of the law, will be better academic outcomes that result from smaller classrooms.


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After a high-drama vote, here’s what the Senate tax bill means for schools, parents and students



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