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NC STEM Center e-update: Social Justice, STEM ScoreCard, Citizen Science and COVID-19

Twice a month the NC STEM Center provides an e-update on what’s happening in STEM, and their latest edition is...

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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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Will there be 115 plans to reopen schools in the fall? State Board hears an update

The State Board of Education tackled everything from literacy to social studies standards at its June meeting this week. But...

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General Assembly tackles community colleges, driver’s education, and more

A bunch of education bills made their way through various chambers and committees of the General Assembly this week. Here...

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6/5/2020

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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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State superintendent candidates on the role of students

Every week, we are asking the two candidates for state superintendent of public instruction a question culled from teacher responses...

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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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6/4/2020

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‘George Floyd. We begin this meeting saying his name.’ State Board members discuss systemic racism.

“George Floyd. We begin this meeting saying his name. For anything less further supports the comfortable silence which surrounds and...

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‘Our skin is not a weapon’ – Meet the organizers of Raleigh’s Youth Rally

Between the honks of cars passing by the North Carolina Capitol, a group of black middle and high school students...

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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...