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How Roger Bacon Academy says it’s thriving during COVID-19

While schools across the state adapt to remote learning in the time of COVID-19, Baker Mitchell says the four charter...

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Perspective | Supporting the social and emotional well-being of school communities during COVID-19

At a time when COVID-19 still presents a significant public health threat, education leaders are working hard to develop plans...

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How a group of specials teachers found a creative way to remotely connect with their 863 students

After schools closed in March due to COVID-19, the art, music, media, STEM, and PE teachers at Mills Park Elementary...

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Teacher pay: Bill would provide bonuses but no new pay raises

Update 8:55 p.m.: The teacher bonus bill — Compensation of Certain School Employees — passed the full Senate and goes...

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State superintendent candidates talk lessons learned from COVID-19 pandemic

In a recent survey, EducationNC asked teachers what questions they had for the two candidates for state superintendent of public...

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What will school look like in the fall? State Board approves new guidance

The State Board of Education on Thursday approved operational guidance for schools reopening in the fall that draws on guidance...

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Perspective | The state must act now to harness opportunity COVID-19 presents

COVID-19 brought tremendous hardship to North Carolina, but it also presents our state with an opportunity to address persistent inequalities....

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Perspective | Certainty in an uncertain time: NC NTSP commitment to supporting North Carolina’s Beginning Teachers

As a university-based induction program, the North Carolina New Teacher Support Program (NC NTSP) partners with educator preparation programs (EPPs)...

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Perspective | Virtual, experiential, backyard professional learning with the Museum of Natural Sciences

More than 30 years ago, a former flight attendant and social worker turned educator started offering professional development programs for...

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Lessons on learner-centered education – ‘Every learner comes from a place. They come from a context.’

On May 28, A New Way Forward: Building a Learner-Centered Future brought educators, parents, and students together in a virtual...

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Community colleges increase training for police officers in the wake of protests

After a week of protests around the state and concern about the police response, the State Board of Community Colleges...

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Will there be 115 plans to reopen schools in the fall? State Board hears an update

The State Board of Education tackled everything from literacy to social studies standards at its June meeting this week. But...