Addressing the impact of poverty on student achievement
Release of the first letter grades for North Carolina public schools on February 5 led to predictable debate over their...
Hope Street Group bringing teacher fellowships to NC
by Alex Granados |
Editor’s Note: The Hope Street Group State Teacher Fellows should not be confused with the Public School Forum’s teaching fellows program. The...
Cumberland County schools asking state to change funding formula
by Catherine Pritchard |
This article was originally published in The Fayetteville Observer. The Cumberland County schools need funding help from the state, officials...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
by Mebane Rash |
Day 24 of the Convention
by Ann McColl |
Monday, February 10, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Monday at 10 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...
Gaming for education
by Alisa Herr |
EdTech is not new. In its current form with a focus on computers, it has been around since at least...
Tackling race in the Asheville City Schools: Community organizations take the lead
by Sarah Nuñez |
Before we jump in, let me introduce you to two organizations. The Asheville City Schools Foundation (ACSF) is a nonprofit...
School grades teach lessons
by John Hood |
Those who care about education reform learned a lot on February 5 when North Carolina released its first letter grades...
Monday, February 9, 2015
by Mebane Rash |
CMS: Grades are “snapshot” of district’s success
by Adam Rhew |
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools outpaced the rest of the state on the first North Carolina School Performance Grades, but leaders say they’re...
Mapping applications for free and reduced lunch
This week the maps look at the percent of students at the district level applying for free and reduced lunch....