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Why the governor and Republicans can’t agree on teacher pay

A bill that provides step increases for teachers and pay raises for principals passed the Senate today while Democratic Gov....

Berger response to governor’s bad faith tactics

The following is a press release from the office of Senate President Pro Tempore Phil Berger, R-Rockingham.  Earlier this week,...

Cooper makes new negotiation offer, Republicans continue to leave teachers behind

The following is a press release from the office of Governor Roy Cooper RALEIGH: Months after the start of school,...

Teachers get step increases; no raises yet

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Out of the fields: In a North Carolina county where few Latino parents have diplomas, their kids are aiming for college

ROSE HILL, N.C. — Last summer, Mayko Calmo-Gomez spent most days picking tomatoes. The plastic walls of the greenhouse he...

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Perspective | SROs and IEPs – A good mix?

As a parent of a child with a disability or as a school employee, you may wonder if school resource...

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Lawmakers advance plan to give teachers some more money, but still no pay raises

A bill endorsed by a state Senate appropriations committee this morning would give teachers their annual step increases, but it...

State Superintendent Mark Johnson reminds high school seniors to take advantage of free college application week

The following is a post from North Carolina Public Schools State Superintendent Mark Johnson is reminding high school seniors that...

WGU North Carolina receives approval for teacher licensure preparation programs

The following is a press release from Western Governors University WGU North Carolina, an affiliate of the accredited nonprofit Western...

Navigating students’ trauma for early educators

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How do you prepare early educators to navigate students’ trauma — and their own?

Trauma can have lasting effects on the minds and lives of young children and those that care for them. That’s...

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Perspective | High water, higher expectations — a STEM learning experience for all ages at App State

For three days in mid-July, 15 North Carolina high school rising juniors and seniors enrolled in the North Carolina School...