News

Weekly Wrap: State Board of Education meeting and Edgecombe recovery

Watch reporters Alex Granados and Liz Bell discuss this week’s State Board of Education meeting, Edgecombe County’s continued Hurricane Matthew...

 

Gov. Cooper nominates members to State Board of Education

The following is a press release from Governor Roy Cooper RALEIGH: Governor Cooper has nominated members to the State Board of...

 

UCPS and Carolinas HealthCare System partner for education

The following is a press release from Union County Public Schools Monroe, NC—Union County Public Schools (UCPS) and Carolinas HealthCare...

Editor’s Picks

Friday, May 5, 2017

Perspective

Apprenticeships: A path from high school to middle-skill jobs

Two decades ago, Durham-based MDC’s first State of the South report observed that “the new economy makes education beyond the...

News

State Board allows Superintendent Johnson to hire a chief of staff

The State Board of Education met for three days this week and, in a surprise move, granted Superintendent Mark Johnson the...

Featured

The Wilson Scholars Program: Making a difference

My grandparents lived in Lenoir. I visited often and knew the town backward and forward…from the post office to Blackwelder...