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K-12 Social Studies Support Survey
The fourth draft of the revised Social Studies standards is projected to be presented to the State Board of Education in early 2021. The K-12 Social Studies section is asking for feedback from social studies teachers and curriculum leaders on resources and professional development that they will need to understand and teach the revised standards. Please complete the K-12 Social Studies standards support survey by Nov. 11. 

Updated Graduation Requirements
Graduation requirements and Occupational Course of Study requirements for students entering ninth grade in North Carolina public high schools in the 2020-21 school year. These graduation requirements are considered the Future-Ready Course of Study and prepare students for post-secondary success.

2020-21 Salary Schedule 
Salary schedules and daily rates for state legislated certified salaries and salary ranges for non-certified personnel. This schedule is approved annually by the North Carolina General Assembly.