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Opportunity Scholarships constitutional

The North Carolina Supreme Court released its ruling today in Hart v. State, the case which tests the constitutionality of...

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Public Impact announces Opportunity Culture success

Public Impact has released data showing that some of the first schools to use Opportunity Culture models — which extend the...

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Governor’s Education Cabinet discusses education’s future

Governor Pat McCrory‘s North Carolina Education Cabinet convened on July 15th and discussed his vision for a changing education system...

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Senate post conferees for budget

Yesterday, the Senate posted its conferees to negotiate House Bill 97, the 2015 Appropriations Act. Senators Harry Brown (R-Onslow), Kathy Harrington...

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House posts conferees for budget

Yesterday, the N.C. House of Representatives posted its conferees to negotiate House Bill 97, the 2015 Appropriations Act. Rep. Nelson...

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Breaking News: State Board of Education receives favorable ruling against Rules Review Commission

The State Board of Education has received a favorable ruling today in its lawsuit against the State’s Rules Review Commission. The...

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NAEP gives NC proficiency standards high scores

North Carolina is doing a great job with its proficiency standards, at least according to the National Assessment of Educational...

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State Board of Education moves forward with testing study

The State Board of Education reviewed plans to change the assessment paradigm in North Carolina schools today via conference call,...

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Former teacher of the year joins Public School Forum

The Public School Forum of North Carolina announced today that popular 2014-15 North Carolina Teacher of the Year James Ford...

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The rise of the home schools

You can’t miss the newspaper headlines about charter schools and vouchers. With the cap lifted on charter schools, they have...

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House hears stakeholder opinion on budget

The House Education Appropriations Committee heard concerns and suggestions at today’s meeting from interested education groups, many of which praised...

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TAs fight for their jobs at General Assembly

Teacher assistants descended upon the General Assembly Tuesday to voice their grievances with the Senate’s budget plan to ax more...