Day 27 of the Convention

Thursday, February 13, 1868  The Convention was called to order on Thursday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...

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Why some testing is important

Governor Pat McCrory used his State of the State address to insert himself into the state and national debates over...

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Wilson Academy of Applied Technology brings students to industry

One of the pillars of Gov. Pat McCrory’s plan for schools is education that teaches skills employers want. He visited...

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The flawed formula for North Carolina’s A-F grades

This article was originally published in NC Policy Watch. State assigns low grade to high poverty school that achieves remarkable...

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Thursday, February 12, 2015

 

Day 26 of the Convention

Wednesday, February 12, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Wednesday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...

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The educational Tower of Babel: Ed groups no longer advance a common agenda

In the year following a general election, North Carolina’s General Assembly convenes for what is called “a long session,” a...

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Finding the price tag

On a rainy workday in January, my wily German Shepherd, Axel, got bored and chewed a hole in my sofa....

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State budget shortfall grows

The state’s top economist is now predicting that what was supposed to be a $200 million shortfall will, in fact,...

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

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NC Policy Watch panel on vouchers

NC Policy Watch held a conversation on the constitutionality and policy implications of vouchers today. “Crucial Conversation – The constitutional...

 

Day 25 of the Convention

Tuesday, February 11, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Tuesday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...