Catherine Truitt was recently endorsed by the North Carolina Police Benevolent Association. “I am humbled to be endorsed by the North Carolina Police Benevolent Association and incredibly grateful to the 15,000 PBA members in North Carolina who work tirelessly to protect and keep us safe. These unsung heroes wake up every day and do their…

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Catherine Truitt, Republican nominee for Superintendent of Public Instruction and Chancellor of Western Governors University NC, issued the following statement today in response to Governor Cooper’s announcement regarding returning to school this fall: “I am glad that with only 35 days left before school starts the Governor has finally decided to dictate to our local schools…

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“One Size Fits All” = “One Size Fits NONE” CARY, N.C. — Catherine Truitt, a former classroom teacher and the Republican nominee for N.C. Superintendent of Public Instruction, outlined her approach to re-opening North Carolina’s schools today. Truitt currently serves as Chancellor of non-profit Western Governors University North Carolina (WGU NC) and has three children…

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As we start week eight of sheltering in place, I wanted to reach out and let you all know that I continue to talk with our state’s education leaders about these extraordinary circumstances and offer help and guidance when possible.  Innovation in education is needed more than ever and I have no shortage of ideas to us…

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How will our schools recover from COVID-19?    This week marked my three children’s official foray into distance education.  Wake County Public Schools’ remote learning plan came to fruition on April 13 as 162,000 kids “returned” to school.  Most students used their own devices to begin phase 2 of WCPSS’s remote leaning plan. However, Wake…

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Today I participated in early voting at the Cary Senior Center! Joining me was my 18 year-old daughter, Susie, a first-time voter!  Thank you to all the polling station volunteers who make early voting possible!

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