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Governor reacts to A-F Grades

In a press release issued yesterday, Governor Pat McCrory reacted to the release of the A-F school grades.  — Raleigh,...

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Superintendents worry state report cards don’t tell the whole picture

Originally published in The Dispatch on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 Local superintendents agree as leaders of the three school systems...

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Superintendent, Democrats react to A-F grades

The state released its first A-F school performance grades for all North Carolina schools today, and the results are a...

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State Board of Education approves two virtual charter schools

The State Board of Education approved Thursday two virtual charter school applicants for a four-year pilot program. The General Assembly’s budget last...

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Sen. Josh Stein wants to change A-F grade formula

Ahead of the release of A-F grades for schools across the state, Democrat Sen. Josh Stein filed a bill yesterday...

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The impact of budget changes on public schools

Four public school superintendents gathered at the North Carolina Central University School of Education on Tuesday to discuss a variety of topics,...

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Gov. Pat McCrory makes big promises on education

Gov. Pat McCrory talked teacher pay, testing, and university research during his State of the State Address to the General...

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BEST NC unveils draft vision for schools, wants feedback

BEST NC released its draft vision for North Carolina schools today, highlighting three main strategies: support students, elevate educators, and raise...

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House, Senate file bills to restore teaching fellows

In 2014, the State General Assembly ended funding for the North Carolina Teaching Fellows Program, which offered free scholarships to...

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Regional Principals of the Year announced

The state has selected eight public school principals as regional Wells Fargo North Carolina Principals of the Year.  “Congratulations to...

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Press Release: Study finds disparities in local school funding

The Public School Forum of North Carolina released its 2015 study of local school finance and found disparities between local...

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Choice experts discuss value of options

The John Locke Foundation held a school choice breakfast today, gathering experts on the subject to discuss the options available...