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August 27, 2015 E-News


In This Issue...

  1. Take Action Now - Salary Increase at Risk
  2. PENC Wants to Visit Your School!
  3. NCCAT Subs on Us Grant
  4. Member News
  5. Teacher Appreciation

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Take Action Now - Salary Increase at Risk!

House and Senate leaders have reached a compromise on teacher and state employee pay – $750 bonuses. The News and Observer's report can be seen here. Click below to take action now to contact your legislators!

PENC Wants to Visit Your School!

Would you and your fellow staff members be interested in having a PENC representative visit your school? We would love to bring breakfast along with information about PENC to share with your colleagues, answer any questions and get to know you better. Please check with your principal regarding a visit from PENC, then fill out this form

NCCAT Subs on Us Grant

PENC is excited about our new partnership with NCCAT! We are now offering an NCCAT "Subs On Us" Grant that will cover the cost of a substitute while you attend a program at one of NCCAT's facilities. For more information and to apply, visit

Member News

Three PENC members have recently become a part of Hope Street Group's NC Teacher Voice Network. Pictured from left to right: Myra Creech, Trey Ferguson and Akinyi Edmonds. Look for more information about our members involved with Hope Street Group in our Fall edition of The Voice.

Teacher Appreciation

Macy's Teacher Appreciation Brunch

In celebration of your hard work and dedication to success Macy’s Streets at Southpoint Invites you and your colleagues out to brunch! We sure hope that you can join us for a wonderful morning of food, fashion and fun! Win prizes and save on all your Back To School needs! RSVP for FREE at

Carolina Football Teacher Appreciation Day

Carolina football would like to invite all teachers from across the state of North Carolin to join them at the Carolina vs. Wake Forest game on Saturday, October 17th. Tickets are only $10! Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

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Professional Educators of North Carolina (PENC)
P.O. Box 17129 Raleigh, NC 27619