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A broader, bolder education policy framework

A new education policy trend is gaining momentum. We are starting to say good-bye to the days of “no excuses”...

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Revenue forecast, election year politics likely to dictate size of teacher raises

Last month, N.C. Superintendent of Public Instruction June Atkinson proposed an across-the-board 10 percent pay raise for all North Carolina...

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A troubling trend in child poverty

High child poverty is increasing nationwide, and the country’s rural places have a disproportionate share of children living in persistently...