Laura serves as a digital innovation coach on the Professional Leading and Learning Collaborative team. She works with school districts across North Carolina to design, develop and deliver professional learning to teachers and administrators. Laura began her career as a middle school science teacher in Iowa and most recently was a Senior Administrator in the Wake County Public School System as a coordinator of a STEM grant for high school students.
2021-2022 Catalyst Grant Winners Announced
Three Catalyst Grants were awarded this week by the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation and the NC State College of Education.
2nd Annual NC Conference for Educational Equity Inspires Hope, Opportunity and Liberation for Educators, Students
The Friday Institute’s second annual North Carolina Conference for Educational Equity gives educators an opportunity to learn from others paving the way toward equity and engage in meaningful dialogue, with the goal of increasing educational success for all learners.
EducationNC: Despite Resistance, Equity Gatherings Endure Because Students Still Suffer Injustices
EducationNC's Rupen Fofaria highlights the Friday Institute's NC Conference for Educational Equity as an example of the importance of educational equity gatherings.