Day 5 of the Convention

Saturday, January 18, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Saturday at 11 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...

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Saturday, January 17, 2015

 

Day 4 of the Convention

Friday, January 17, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Friday at 11 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...

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UNC System President Tom Ross to step down

In the above video, starting from right is UNC System President Tom Ross followed by UNC Board of Governors Chairman...

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Update: Copyright not an issue on Common Core

An attorney for the State Board of Education told members of the Academic Standards Review Commission that copyright would not...

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Friday, January 16, 2015

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Political vortex: Tensions between education and communities

A while back, during a parents’ night at Enloe High School in Wake County, I listened with admiration as a...

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An open letter to my son, Miles

Dear Miles, A few months ago, I had coffee with Mebane Rash. She was launching a new nonprofit, EducationNC, and...

 

Day 3 of the Convention

Thursday, January 16, 1868 The Convention was called to order on Thursday at 11 o’clock, Mr. Pres. Cowles in the...

 

State Board of Education Chairman Bill Cobey

Tarheel fan. Former congressman. Lifelong learner. William Wilfred Cobey Jr. was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in the...

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Thursday, January 15, 2015

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A year for the courts

I can think of no time like now when we have so many important constitutional issues in education headed to...