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Ask & Answer | State Board chair issues guidance on personnel and school facilities during COVID-19

A reader said: “I am concerned about teacher and teacher assistant pay during these times.” Another reader asked: “During the...

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Distance learning lessons from our teachers of the year

Under the leadership of Mariah Morris, the 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year, a cohort of...

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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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March 17, 2020

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This reading skill may not sound exciting, but is it the ‘missing piece’?

This is an article about phonemic proficiency. Don’t click away to that post on Three Ways to Fix Reading Scores Instantly just...

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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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March 16, 2020

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Teachers take the lead on how to make ‘learning come alive’ for students during the time of coronavirus

Today, Mariah Morris, the 2019 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year, convened more than 80 educators from...

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All North Carolina schools to close to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Gov. Roy Cooper announced at a press conference this afternoon that all North Carolina schools will close for at least...

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Preparing students for an ‘innovation economy’ with IBM and mindSpark Learning

What is the half-life of knowledge? Samuel Arbesman argues that facts change over time, and that half of what we...

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Coronavirus impacts on NC schools: Extended learning, closures, delays

Coronavirus is altering the way countless people live their daily lives. We’re giving you the latest on COVID-19’s effect on...

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March 13, 2020