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Education Matters – North Carolina rock star teachers

Topic:  North Carolina Rock Star Teachers  The State of North Carolina is fortunate to be home to thousands of exceptional...

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Three Ps that shape state’s education future

As spring morphs into summer, North Carolina enters into an uncommon period of legislative and legal negotiations, with tests ahead...

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Tar Heel Teachers at Home: Interview with Tabari Wallace, 2018 Wells Fargo North Carolina Principal of the Year

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

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Riverside’s ‘sex room’ from a student’s perspective

On May 22, 2019 ABC11’s Tim Pulliam released an article regarding a “sex room” found inside Riverside High School. As...

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Fourth annual STEMmy Awards celebrate best of STEM

On Wednesday, May 22, STEM RTP (formerly STEM in the Park) hosted its fourth annual STEMmy Awards, an annual celebration...

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ReCONNECT to economic opportunity

The potential for workers to advance themselves economically over the course of their work lives is the foundation of what...

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Lesson from a lunch: ‘pay them $75,000’

On a visit to my hometown Baton Rouge years ago, I had lunch with my dad and a life-long friend...

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Purple for Parents

The group that took unionizers to school in Arizona is now looking for a fight in North Carolina and it...

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Tar Heel Teachers at Home: Interview with Dr. Amy Jablonski, 2020 Candidate for NC State Superintendent of Public Instruction

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

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Finding your place: The value of the Graduate Diversity Enrichment Network

I arrived at the Trent Semans Center at Duke University to find the room filled with familiar faces — laughing,...

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A new generation of nursing: Cameron Whitehead

Cameron Whitehead was all set. She held a bachelor’s degree. She had a career as a teacher, following in the...

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Celebrate graduation, but know high school diploma no longer enough

The late-spring season for high school graduation arrives in North Carolina amid a summer-like heat wave and a flurry of...