Enterprise genius Steve Jobs announced his resignation as Apple chief executive officer on Wednesday, August 24, 2011. At the similar time, the board articulates the demands of the education program to the state’s public and private constituencies-and assists assure continued citizen assistance for education at a time when fewer adults have children in college. Liaison — The state board serves as a bridge involving educators and other people involved in education policy. State boards make certain that the public voice is represented in decisions about public education. Purpose: Every student in the NC Public College Method graduates from higher college ready for operate, additional education and citizenship. Policymaker — The state board is accountable for policies that promote educational quality all through the state.