10:26 am
Mon June 30, 2014

NEA Members Gather in Denver

The National Education Association annual meeting is underway in Denver, Colorado.  A delegation of more than one hundred North Carolina public school educators is among the 9-thousand delegates from around the U.S. attending the convention.    Mark Jewell is Vice President of North Carolina Association of Educators.  He spoke  with David Hurand about his organizations' disappointment with the NC General Assembly and attempts by state lawmakers to amend or repeal education standards known as Common Core.