: North Carolinians have a basic 14-year education,
and graduates will have the knowledge and skills needed
to be competitive in the global economy and fully
participate in our democratic system.
All public school students will have access to schools
that create a supportive learning environment, and
every student is provided an equal opportunity to
reach his or her potential.
More North Carolinians will complete two- and four-year
degrees in preparation for a knowledge-oriented
economy and society.