NCVPS Executive Committee

Chairperson:
Mrs. Melissa Thibault
Vice-Chairperson:
Mr. David Scholl
Secretary:
Mr. Donnell McLean
Teacher Representative:
Maria Topliff

Jessica Ludders

Full Member List


Archived Minutes

The North Carolina Virtual Public School Advisory Board is comprised of key stakeholders across the state of North Carolina. These stakeholders bring expertise in online learning from a variety of fields, including education, business, the university system and the community at large. The purpose of the Advisory Board is to review strategic planning, operational initiatives and readiness for 21st century online learning. The group also provides policy development counsel to the executive staff of NCVPS.

The NCVPS advisory board serves to review, suggest, and improve our strategic planning process to serve North Carolina online students. This group meets quarterly and comprises a variety or cross-sector expertise to advance the P-20 mission for online learning in North Carolina.  These meetings are subject to the open meeting law.  

NCVPS Advisory Board Meeting Dates

  • MARCH 17, 2015 (FACE TO FACE MEETING)
  • JULY 21, 2015
  • NOVEMBER 17, 2015 (FACE TO FACE MEETING)
  • MARCH 22, 2016 (FACE TO FACE MEETING)
  • JULY 19, 2016
  • NOVEMBER 15, 2016 (FACE TO FACE MEETING)

These meetings are held from 10-12 p.m. on the above dates. 

Join us!

To join as a guest at our meeting, simply click on the link below or paste in your web browser.  There will also be a chat window in this online environment so you can talk.

Steps to follow:

  1. If you have not already, you will need to download and install the new Blackboard Collaborate Launcher. There will be a pop-up when you access the guest link. If, for some reason, it doesn’t pop up. You can access the installer here.
  2. Run the Launcher install file.
  3. After you have installed the launcher, you will see the meeting.COLLAB file downloaded. Double click on it to open the meeting.

If you have any questions, refer to this video for a visual walk through.