K-12 Restart 2018

Restart program gives some low-performing schools flexibility to help struggling students

This is the first story in a three-part series about North Carolina’s Restart program which gives some of the state’s lowest-performing public schools more flexibility to make changes in the hopes of improving student performance.

About the authors

Alex Granados is Senior Reporter for EducationNC. Read full bio »

Kelly Hinchcliffe is an education reporter at WRAL in Raleigh, where she has worked for 10 years. She was previously an education reporter at The Herald-Sun in Durham and at The Frederick News-Post in Frederick, Md.