Programs and Initiatives

Several programs and initiatives are directly related to the work of the Office of Academic Standards as well as the State Board of Education's vision, mission, and goals. The following programs and initiatives are among those that exemplify the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education’s commitments to providing all students with the opportunity to receive a well-rounded education:

  • Character Education
  • Dual Language/Immersion
  • Global Education
  • NC Council on the Holocaust
  • NC Healthy Schools
  • STEM Education and Leadership
  • United States Senate Youth
  • Multilingual Learner (ML)/Title III
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools
  • Presidential Awards for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching (PAEMST)

View each program and/or initiative to view more information and resources.