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Perspective | An invitation to participate in activities of a democracy

The slender official-looking envelope arrived in my mailbox last Friday, a small sign of normality in a time thrown out...

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Perspective | From flood to pandemic: Why NC is ready for what comes next

Twenty years ago, when I was in my third year teaching English at Tarboro High School, one of my knucklehead...

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Perspective | It’s time to recognize and value innovation in our schools

This is the fifth piece in a week-long series of perspectives on innovative practices in North Carolina public schools. Follow along...

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Perspective | Some of us drive buses

Some of us drive buses. Some of us serve food. Some of us teach. Some of us coach. Some of...

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Perspective | Embracing innovation in Caldwell County Schools

This is the fourth piece in a week-long series of perspectives on innovative practices in North Carolina public schools. Follow along...

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Perspective | Where are college students counted for the 2020 Census?

Across North Carolina, there are many communities impacted by the presence of a college or university. Where will these students be...

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Perspective | How inequities in computer science prompted three educators to innovate

This is the third piece in a week-long series of perspectives on innovative practices in North Carolina public schools. Follow...

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Perspective | School psychologists are our problem solvers, access for students is critical right now

Guess how many school psychologists we have across North Carolina? Did you know there are school districts without a school...

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Perspective | Innovating resiliency-focused practices to support student success

This is the second piece in a week-long series of perspectives on innovative practices in North Carolina public schools. Follow...

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Perspective | Education Matters: North Carolina’s education leaders respond to the impacts of coronavirus

Right now, the world faces something practically unimaginable — a global pandemic — and its impacts are being felt right...

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Perspective | No dinosaurs allowed in the education courtyard

This is the first piece in a week-long series of perspectives on innovative practices in North Carolina public schools. Follow...

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Perspective | A pandemic has power to reshape a society, and its schools

As I prepared for my first college semester, Hurricane Betsy slammed into New Orleans with 145 miles-per-hour gusts, and Loyola...