News

State Board of Education Vice Chair resigns

A.L. “Buddy” Collins, vice chair of the State Board of Education, announced today in a letter his intent to resign from...

Featured

STEM teachers learn how to take students from classroom to career

“O-M-G!” said Tasha Martinez, a Duplin County middle school teacher, as Lile Stephens from the Kramden Institute held his hand...

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Latest Highlights of the Public School Budget report released

Did public school enrollment in North Carolina increase or decrease this year? How much funding is the state providing for...

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Friday, March 9, 2018

News

Superintendent Johnson announces $200 for each K-3 reading teacher

As a principal in rural Perquimans County, Jason Griffin said teacher turnover not only affects school staffing, but also classroom...

Perspective

Girls on outdoor Adventure for Leadership and Science (GALS) offers new STEM opportunities

Destoni came into GALS wanting to turn her life around. She admitted in her application that she was not the...

Perspective

Preventative dental care limited for rural North Carolina children

While tooth decay is sometimes perceived as a childhood rite of passage, elementary school-aged children missing school and causing parents...

Perspective

Reflections on a children’s health check-up

North Carolina now ranks 9th among the states in population with 10.3 million people. Of them, 2.3 million are under...