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How are North Carolina’s children doing? It depends where they live.

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, so this week we take a look at how North Carolina’s children are faring....

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A pirate or the president: Career choices of a kindergartener

In 2007, my daughter’s kindergarten teacher gave her an assignment to list her future career goals. To our amusement her...

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Is social studies still important in North Carolina?

Think back to your time in high school.  What were the four core classes that you were taught every single...

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Teachers, students put civics into action

In this era of cable-fractured television, the evening news programs of the big three networks have lost audience and influence...