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Education bills start to pour in

As the North Carolina General Assembly gears up, education bills are being filed in both the Senate and the House.  Multiple bills...

Perspective

Let’s bring Western Governors University to North Carolina

This article was originally posted at The John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy. North Carolina, now the tenth largest...

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Monday, February 23, 2015

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A portrait of poverty on a cold morning

The children, maybe a couple dozen of them, stood in tight groups in the early morning darkness. A couple sported...

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Spotlight on Jones County schools: Growing our students one child at a time

In the wake of the state’s release of school letter grades, many people on both sides of the aisles have...

 

Free lunch applications versus reduced lunch applications

This week the maps take a closer look at free and reduce lunch applicants for elementary schools. While students who...