The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) is seeking public comment on its Performance Indicators for Perkins V. To comply with the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Act of 2019 Section 113 (b)(3)(B)(ii) and North Carolina General Statues (115C Article 10), public hearings on the state plan performance indicators for Career and Technical Education will be conducted for the purpose of providing opportunities for interested citizens to express their views on (a) the improvement of performance of all CTE concentrators, including subgroups of students, as described in section 1111(h)(1)(C)(ii) of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, and special populations, as described in section 3(48); (b) these indicators support the needs of the local education and business community.
The period for public comments begins Dec. 6, 2019, and continues until Feb. 4, 2020. All public comments and questions will be logged and responded to within thirty days of the close of the public comment period.
Citizens are welcome to view the website that is established, review plan informational videos about NC Career and Technical Education, and submit their public comments via a web form on the site.
About the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction:
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction provides leadership to 115 local public school districts and 160 charter schools serving over 1.5 million students in kindergarten through high school graduation. The agency is responsible for all aspects of the state's public school system and works under the direction of the North Carolina State Board of Education.