State Board of Education RRR Committee to meet

The State Board of Education’s Ad Hoc Committee on Academic Rigor, Relevance and Relationships will meet on Tuesday, January 2, from 12:30-3 p.m., in the 7th Floor Board Lounge, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh.

Agenda items include communication issues for the core curriculum, the State Board of Education/Department of Public Instruction literacy plan, grade limit for taking Algebra I, science safety, and the use of I-Pods for teaching second languages. For more information, please contact Betsy West, State Board of Education, 919/807-3405, or by email.