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Welcome back to school message from Superintendent June Atkinson

North Carolina State Superintendent June Atkinson welcomes school and district staff, students, and families back to school for the 2016-17...

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Charter Schools open to students in August

The following is a post from North Carolina Public Schools July 2016 Public School Partners Newsletter At their abbreviated July...

 

Labs and innovative teachers make STEM come alive for students

One of the nation’s premier aircraft manufacturers, Spirit Aerosystems of Kinston, is only about 31 miles away from West Craven...

 

Technology brings the world to every teacher and student

If you’re looking for a school system that can splurge on the latest technology for all students and teachers, Rutherford...

 

Technology expands science access, empowers teachers and students

People write letters to the editor to say thanks to Buncombe County teacher Brian Maccarelli. He serves on advisory boards,...

 

A district’s journey to inspire young readers, stop summer learning loss

Each summer, former Perquimans Central School Principal Melissa Fields has the typical worries that any school principal would have about...

 

Race to the Top: An overview

In 2009, public school stakeholders determined that the economic challenges of the Great Recession were not going to prevent North...

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What’s next?

It’s the year 2025. Children hear stories from their grandparents about a time when teachers assigned grades of A through...

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Teacher pay increase: The time is now

When the first state superintendent of public instruction, Calvin H. Wiley presented his report to the General Assembly in the...

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My predictions for public education in 2016

Many make predictions at the beginning of a new year. The following are my thoughts on what 2016 may mean...

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A teacher’s gift

If you were to come into my home and look in my pantry, you would see a spice rack with...

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Chatham teacher receives “Oscar” of teaching

The following is a press release from the state Department of Public Instruction Best day ever? If you were to...