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Education Positions

Issues on which NCCBI has taken positions are listed below and linked to the position paper on that topic.

Early Childhood Education
Teacher Recrutment and Retention
Full Funding for Mandates
Information Technology
Opposition to Tax Credits
Parental and Community Involvement
Stay the Course
Support for Community Colleges
Teacher/Administrator Preparation Programs and Facilities

Education Committee is the NCCBI Committee that addresses education and workforce preparedness issues.


Lowell Thomas,   Bank of America


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The N. C. Senate and House Committees that address the issues related to the NCCBI positions above are shown below with links to each committee member.




House Education
Meets Tuesdays, Thursdays At 11:00 a.m. in 1228/1327


Alex Warner


Douglas Yates Yongue

Vice Chair

Margaret Moore Jeffus


Alma S. Adams, Martha Bedell Alexander, Gordon Philip Allen, Gene Grey Arnold, Donald Allen Bonner, Flossie Boyd-McIntyre, John Douglas Bridgeman, Lanier M. Cansler, Albert Leslie Cox, Jr., James Walker Crawford, Jr., Andrew Thomas Dedmon, Jerry Charles Dockham, Zeno Lester Edwards, Jr., Stanley Harold Fox, Robert Mitchell Gillespie, George Wayne Goodwin, Jim Gulley, Robert Phillip Haire, Robert Jonathan Hensley, Jr., William Seth Hiatt, William James Horn, Verla Clemens Insko, Mary Long Jarrell, Larry Thomas Justus, Theodore James Kinney, Paul Luebke, Mary E. McAllister, W. Eugene McCombs, Marian Nelson McLawhorn, William Edwin McMahan, Olin Max Melton, Henry M. Michaux, Jr., Richard Lee Moore, Richard T. Morgan, Martin Luther Nesbitt, Jr., Edd Nye, Warren Claude Oldham, William Clarence Owens, Jr., John Melvin Rayfield, Carolyn Barnes Russell, Drew Paschal Saunders, Paul Wayne Sexton, Sr., Wilma M. Sherrill, Ronald L. Smith, Scott E. Thomas, Gregory James Thompson, Joe Pat Tolson, Russell Edwin Tucker, Trudi Walend, Edith Doughtie Warren, Nurham Osbie Warwick, Larry W. Womble





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