Wake County school board to discuss legislative short session

06/23/2014 6:00 AM

06/19/2014 6:13 PM

The impact of the General Assembly’s ongoing legislative session will be the focus of today’s meeting of the Wake County school board’s government relations committee.

The committee will get an update on the 2014 legislative short session. The committee will also hear a review of pending legislation that could affect the school system.

The school system is monitoring a variety of issues, including the impact of the state budget and the elimination of the Common Core state standards.


The WakeEd blog is devoted to discussing and answering questions about the major issues facing the Wake County school system. WakeEd is maintained by The News & Observer's Wake schools reporter, T. Keung Hui.

Join the Discussion

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service