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Perspective | Tar Heel Teachers at Home: UNC-TV, DPI at-home learning during COVID-19

Tar Heel Teachers at Home is a weekly videocast focused on engaging North Carolinians in conversations about education. Each week,...

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Perspective | As schools respond to COVID-19, we can learn from teachers affected by natural disasters

As school doors close for an unforeseen future in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers and administrators are searching for...

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Perspective | Researchers release analysis of North Carolina’s private school landscape

In this report, we survey North Carolina’s private school landscape, describing: the agencies and associations that most frequently interact with...

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Perspective | Education Matters: COVID-19 update and special population students

Today on the show we are going to provide an update on educating during COVID-19 and discuss meeting the needs...

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Perspective | A memorable journey to a first-time vote

On Nov. 5, 1968, I drove from New Orleans to Baton Rouge to vote for the first time in a...

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Perspective | Apply now: Mebane Foundation offers 35 $1,500 classroom start-up grants to first-year teachers grades K-3

Setting up a classroom is expensive — ask any veteran teacher who has spent years scouring thrift shops and yard...

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Perspective | In Charlotte, keeping connected to 212 at-home students

How do you teach 212 students from a distance? Expanded-Impact Teacher Jimmel Williams says you listen carefully to your students’...

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Perspective | Online graduation? Durham student weighs in

Editor’s note: The following perspective appeared in the April 2020 edition of the bilingual student newspaper at Riverside High School...

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Perspective | Walking the resilience road: From overwhelmed to compassion-in-action

When asked what she is struggling with the most right now, first grade teacher Katherine Semenek focused not only on...

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Perspective | Tar Heel Teachers at Home: Leading a Restart school during COVID-19

Tar Heel Teachers at Home is a weekly videocast focused on engaging North Carolinians in conversations about education. Each week,...

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Perspective | What my special needs child with the really big IEP has taught and retaught me as a teacher in this pandemic

I am the proud parent of two children. One is a highly intelligent and academically driven young lady who looks...

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Perspective | Why work-based learning? Educator, student share their experiences

Note: The interviews in this article occurred days before the pinnacle of the COVID-19 pandemic. Community colleges have worked hard...