Robert Kinlaw

Filmmaker. Daydreamer. Water skier. Geek. Rural NC born and raised.

Robert is EdNC’s multimedia strategist. He is a journalist and award-winning documentary filmmaker in the Triangle. Robert attended both public and private grade schools in North Carolina and graduated from the Media and Journalism school at UNC-Chapel Hill. He has produced video content for The News & Observer, ABC11-WTVD, UNC-Chapel Hill, The News Reporter and more. His short documentary Princess Warrior received an Excellence in Filmmaking award at the 2017 Carrboro Film Festival. Visit his website at

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Beyond the classroom

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A local school administrator believes telling the true story of African-American and Latino males is vital to their success. “They...


Deborah Lamm reflects on 14 years with Edgecombe Community College

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Watch: What is Singapore Math?

Learn how North Carolina educators are using a technique called Singapore Math to improve elementary students’ math abilities.