K-12 Restart 2018

After years of struggles, more than 100 NC schools hope new program will lead to success

Editor’s note: This is the second story in a three-part series about North Carolina’s Restart program, which gives some of the state’s lowest-performing public schools more flexibility to make changes in the hopes of improving their students’ performance.

About the authors

Alex Granados is Senior Reporter for EducationNC. Read full bio »

Kelly Hinchcliffe is an education reporter at WRAL in Raleigh, where she has worked for 10 years. She was previously an education reporter at The Herald-Sun in Durham and at The Frederick News-Post in Frederick, Md.