BEST NC is a non-profit, non-partisan coalition of business leaders committed to improving North Carolina’s education system through policy and advocacy. learn more>>

Our Commitment

BEST NC is committed to protecting every student’s right to come to school ready to learn, have an excellent teacher and school leadership, and graduate with relevant, globally-competitive career and life skills. learn more>>

Meet our Members

BEST NC’s membership is made up of business executives from across North Carolina who are dedicated to improving education in North Carolina. learn more>>

The Imperative

The North Carolina education system has been stagnant for far too long. Our students deserve better, and our economy demands it. learn more>>

Our Approach

BEST NC works to convene a broad constituency, inform an engaged business community, and advocate for policies, research, programs and awareness that will move the needle toward a shared, bold vision for education. learn more>>

Key Benchmarks

Due to be released in summer 2016, stay tuned for a dashboard of key metrics around the most important predictors of K-12 educational success. learn more>>

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