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Perspective | Virtual, experiential, backyard professional learning with the Museum of Natural Sciences

More than 30 years ago, a former flight attendant and social worker turned educator started offering professional development programs for...

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Perspective | Work required to stamp out racial ignorance

Today, I join leaders in our community who are collectively posting about George Floyd’s death. As a mother to three...

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Perspective | Let me speak

The following is an email from Mario Jovan Shaw, co-founder and chief impact officer with Profound Gentlemen, a nonprofit that...

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Perspective | Class of 2020 will be ‘better angels of our nature’

The 100,000 or so North Carolina high school students, my oldest grandson among them, in the class of 2020 have...

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Perspective | A unique partnership but not a unique mission

The friendship between me, Dr. Jenny Billings, chair of academic related courses and English, and Melissa Reid, chair of mathematics,...

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Brief | Who isn’t responding to the census in North Carolina?

Every household that doesn’t fill out the census form online, by mail, or by phone — known as “self-response” —...

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Perspective | Hunt Institute webinars explore learning loss, higher education philanthropic priorities, and more

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the Hunt Institute is hosting numerous webinars each month to explore different topics across the...

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Perspective | A harmonious partnership between a church and community college

The congregation of Harmony United Methodist Church understood that the rural town of Harmony was hungry. They had several successful...

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Perspective | Rockingham County High senior depicts the effects of COVID-19 through art

I created this piece for an art assessment given to me by my teacher Mrs. Cross. The assignment was to...

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Perspective | Reading instruction: It’s no time to go backwards, North Carolina

Is North Carolina about to take a giant step backward on early literacy? It seems so with the potential adoption...

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Perspective | Literacy is a right

Literacy is a right, not a privilege. An ambitious vision for what we should see for every child across every...

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Perspective | MCNC, connecting North Carolina

Welcome to our monthly feature on EducationNC called the NC STEM ScoreCard, written in partnership with the N.C. Science, Mathematics,...