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Decision on NC Connections virtual public charter is delayed once again

The state’s Charter Schools Advisory Board (CSAB) was stuck on a decision for months and eventually decided to punt to...

House passes budget plan

Update: The House budget proposal passed its final vote today, May 3, 2019. The vote was 61 to 51. An...

State Board of Education holds Spring planning and work meetings

The State Board of Education met for planning and work sessions on Tuesday and Wednesday, amid the backdrop of a...

In 2018 NAEP Technology and Engineering Literacy results, girls carry the torch

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) announced the 2018 Technology and Engineering Literacy results at the North Carolina Museum...

Budget clears committee, heads to House floor

The House spending plan for the next two years cleared the House appropriations committee today, freeing it to head to...

Florence impact makes attending teacher rally tough call for some educators

In the wake of Hurricane Florence’s devastation to the southeastern counties of North Carolina, teachers — like their neighbors —...

House Republicans release details of teacher pay plan

House Speaker Tim Moore, R-Cleveland, along with other House Republican leaders, released budget plans for teacher and principal pay at...

House education committee makes changes to the Innovative School District

A number of bills made it out of the House education committee today, including one that could transform how the...

UNC System seeks to transform teacher preparation

There is an effort underway at the University of North Carolina System to transform the way the state’s educator preparation...

House drops its education budget plan

Updated to reflect discussion and votes on amendments This morning, the North Carolina House discussed and gave a favorable vote...

Virtual early learning program director: ‘We are not here to replace anything’

Waterford Upstart, an online program that delivers academic software to children in 20 states, is in the process of expanding...