Bite-Sized Webinar Series

The myFutureNC team and partners are providing a series of quick 20-minute webinars to dig a little deeper into our newly released 2024 County Attainment Profiles and share best practices taking place right now throughout North Carolina to help local and regional leaders increase educational attainment. Below is a list of our April webinars and the registration links.

If you register and are unable to attend, we will be sure to share the recording with you.

These will all take place in April on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 12:20. Register today!

APRIL 2, 2024

Making Jobs Matter – North Carolinians Need Family-Sustaining Wages

April 2 • 12:00-12:20

Did you know 46% of North Carolinians ages 25-44 are working, but not earning enough to get by? Learn more about how we can work together to increase the number of North Carolinians earning the economic resources they need to weather day-to-day struggles without needing external support.

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APRIL 9, 2024

Ensuring Degrees & Credentials Lead to Jobs – Labor Market Alignment

April 9 • 12:00-12:20

North Carolina’s labor market alignment is currently 82%, meaning roughly eight of every ten graduates from state postsecondary institutions had skills and credentials aligned with job openings. Learn more about how to analyze labor market alignment in your region and ensure our graduates are filling job openings.

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APRIL 16, 2024

Let’s Make Sure the Class of 2024 Doesn’t Miss Out on Funding – FAFSA & Financial Aid Resources

April 16 • 12:00-12:20

Learn more about the untapped resources in your county and region as there are multiple organizations focused on providing financial aid to students. Research indicates that eligible students who complete the FAFSA are more likely to attend college and persist in their studies.

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APRIL 23, 2024

The Positive Impact of NC Pre-K

April 23 • 12:00-12:20

Only 53% eligible North Carolina 4-year-olds enrolled in the public NC Pre-K program in 2023. High-quality pre-K is a foundational year that can significantly improve student readiness for kindergarten and success in school. High quality pre-K programs, particularly NC Pre-K, provide both short- and long-term benefits to students and their communities.

APRIL 30, 2024

Do you know your county’s Top 3 Opportunities for Growth?

April 30 • 12:00-12:20

Every county has Top 3 Opportunities for Growth. These 3 areas are the biggest opportunities for each county to improve future attainment outcomes.