Principals

Running towards the risk of doing school differently, leading school turnaround

About the authors

Taylor Shain is a video producer for EducationNC. He grew up in Greensboro and he studied Cinema Production at Elon University. He has traveled over the United States, creating video content for NOAA, Duke University, UNC Chapel Hill and many others. He worked on the HBO documentary, Momentum Generation, Fox’s Phenom’s Series, and the documentary, Give Us This Day.… Read full bio »

Rupen R. Fofaria is a reporter for EdNC. He grew up in Garner, NC and went to school at Washington Elementary, Ligon Middle and Enloe High Schools before receiving his B.A. in Journalism from the University of Maryland and J.D. with Honors from Chicago-Kent College of Law. Rupen is an award-winning journalist and former staff writer at The Orlando Sentinel, The Raleigh News & Observer and ESPN.com. His passion is storytelling and shining light on untold and under-reported issues. 

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