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Perspective | Education Matters: COVID-19 update and special population students

Today on the show we are going to provide an update on educating during COVID-19 and discuss meeting the needs...

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Senate Democrats release COVID-19 education recommendations

While House legislators in the General Assembly organized into work groups, examined issues, and rolled out draft recommendations to address...

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How one district tackled delivering special education services remotely

When the COVID-19 school closure announcement reached Cleveland County Schools, it felt abrupt. Everyone was at school Friday, March 13....

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Special education teachers in this district prioritized relationships and found a ‘blessing in disguise’

Nevaeh Simpson has a generous smile, the ear-to-ear kind that lights up a room. The ninth grader at North Shelby...

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An early look at draft legislation to address COVID-19 education challenges

State lawmakers continued to tackle the educational implications of COVID-19 today, with both the State Board of Education and a...

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What’s keeping me up at night? EdNC’s approach to news, education, and acts of violence during COVID-19

I often ask people when I am interviewing them, “What keeps you up at night?” Here is what is keeping...

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Perspective | In Charlotte, keeping connected to 212 at-home students

How do you teach 212 students from a distance? Expanded-Impact Teacher Jimmel Williams says you listen carefully to your students’...

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Hope Rocks: How one student is spreading positivity in her rural community

Josie Morgan is used to being busy with school. As a freshman at McDowell High, her time is usually filled...

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Perspective | Online graduation? Durham student weighs in

Editor’s note: The following perspective appeared in the April 2020 edition of the bilingual student newspaper at Riverside High School...

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Perspective | Walking the resilience road: From overwhelmed to compassion-in-action

When asked what she is struggling with the most right now, first grade teacher Katherine Semenek focused not only on...

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Perspective | Tar Heel Teachers at Home: Leading a Restart school during COVID-19

Tar Heel Teachers at Home is a weekly videocast focused on engaging North Carolinians in conversations about education. Each week,...

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Perspective | What my special needs child with the really big IEP has taught and retaught me as a teacher in this pandemic

I am the proud parent of two children. One is a highly intelligent and academically driven young lady who looks...