Part 4B. Future Teachers of North Carolina.

116-41.30. Establishment of Future Teachers of North Carolina.

(a) Purpose. - Future Teachers of North Carolina, hereinafter FTNC, is established to encourage high-achieving high school students with strong academic, interpersonal, and leadership skills to consider teaching as a career.

(b) Program. - FTNC shall be a program providing professional development and curricula for courses that provide a challenging introduction to teaching as a profession for high school students through courses offered by participating high schools in conjunction with college partners. FTNC courses shall include both content on pedagogy and the profession of teaching and field experiences for high school students. (2017-57, s. 10.9(a).)