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Perspective | District approaches to coronavirus

The Innovation Project (TIP) brings together forward-thinking North Carolina school district superintendents to find and implement innovative and transformative practices in public education so...

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Perspective | Introducing NC Career Launch to the NC work-based learning ecosystem

How thrilled would an employer be if every one of their existing employees and future hires felt this way about...

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Perspective | Hunt Institute releases resources for educators during COVID-19

COVID-19 has disrupted society’s daily routines. As schools across the nation close, childcare services are suspended, and social distancing becomes...

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Perspective | Leaving the classroom: Lessons from those who have left child care jobs

For nearly 20 years, Child Care Services Association has been conducting workforce studies to better understand the composition of the child...

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Perspective | Voters deserve to hear more debate and discussion of education

Former Vice President Joe Biden and most of his Democratic presidential competitors have issued extensive position papers on education, not...

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Perspective | Civil discourse and ‘the dying art of disagreement’

The following remarks were given by Rep. Craig Horn, R-Union, during the spring 2018 commencement ceremony at South Piedmont Community...

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Perspective | Dare County Schools and Participate Learning launch dual language programs

For the 2019-2020 school year, Dare County launched dual language programs across all of their elementary schools, becoming the first...

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Perspective | In our quest to improve early reading in North Carolina, let’s remember the ‘Five W’s’

Growing up, one of my favorite shows was Nick News with Linda Ellerbee. For those who missed it, Nick News...

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Perspective | Connecting student data systems to improve educational outcomes

In an era when our ability to collect data is better than ever, policymakers believe it’s critical that to improve...

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Perspective | Schools foster economic growth, support democracy — and fight poverty

For many decades, as North Carolina’s old farm and factory economy eroded, public education advocates have turned to economic necessity...

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Perspective | A student’s take on reforming NC’s public schools

How should North Carolina improve its public school system? That’s a question that, as a sophomore who has attended public...

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Perspective | The more teachers learn, the better they teach. Their pay should be higher, too.

No one is more important to improve student learning than an effective teacher. And effective teachers need an innovative system...