Our Commitment to North Carolina Students

North Carolina’s business leaders are dedicated to the belief that education is the key to opportunity for individuals and our state.

BEST NC is committed to protecting every North Carolina student's right to:

  • Come to school ready to learn.
  • Have an excellent teacher and school leadership.
  • Graduate with relevant, globally-competitive career and life skills.

Our Advocacy Priorities

To advance the conditions that each North Carolina student needs to be successful, BEST NC is committed to advocating for policy changes and state investments within each of our priority areas:

  • Elevate educators.
  • Set high standards and promote meaningful accountability.
  • Uplift underperforming schools and students.
  • Personalize teaching and learning.