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Leandro | Effective educators: The key to student learning

Clayton High School is a big school, and it’s getting bigger. When Principal Bennett Jones started at the school in...

La razón por la cual el censo importa para la niñez

This article was translated by Carol Bono. Click here to read the original article in English. Mientras que el primero...

DCCC and Wake Tech are among 26 U.S. community colleges with Fulbright scholars

Two North Carolina community colleges — Davidson County (DCCC) and Wake Technical — are among 26 associate colleges in the...

Video | The NC Symphony in Jones County: Here’s how music is giving students hope after a hurricane.

Hurricane Florence hit Jones County, and other counties across eastern North Carolina, in fall 2018. The town of Pollocksville was...

Busting school breakfast myths at No Kid Hungry NC’s annual conference

At No Kid Hungry North Carolina’s ninth annual NC Child Hunger Leaders Conference in Chapel Hill on Wednesday, Bristow-Smith discussed...

Task force examines community college enrollment boost

A community college task force focused on increasing enrollment in the community college system heard more details on the trend-breaking...

Here’s which NC schools and community colleges are closed or delayed

Editor’s note: This article will be updated twice a day — around 1 p.m. and 8 p.m. School district and...

Public School Forum’s top issue of 2020: Leandro

Breaking with a long-standing tradition, the Public School Forum of North Carolina eschewed its traditional top 10 issues of the...

Going back to school as a parent is tough. The cost of child care makes it tougher.

Trakeia Lynch, a Nash Community College student and parent of two, says juggling her nursing program studies with child care...

Reading instruction needs to improve. Who will lead the charge, and how?

North Carolina is on a growing list of states that are studying Mississippi’s rising reading scores and discussing how to...

How can NC recruit and retain effective teachers?

Cherelle Sanders is a multi-classroom leader at Martin Millennium Academy in Tarboro. In her first year in that role, she...

Voter’s Guide: Meet the candidates for state superintendent

We published the results of the March 3 race here for State Superintendent on March 4 at 8:15 a.m. Link:...