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Transfer

Is North Carolina improving the transfer process and outcomes? What the research says

This is the third article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

Video | An advisor makes all the difference

This is part of a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and four-year institutions....

Transforming transfer: Clearing pathways from 2-year to 4-year colleges

This is the second article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

Taking the initiative and finding support: A college transfer story

This is the first article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

K-12

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...

K-12

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...

Community Colleges

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...

Weather

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...

Community Colleges

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...

Leandro

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...

Literacy

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...

Teachers

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...

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Is North Carolina improving the transfer process and outcomes? What the research says

This is the third article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

Community Colleges

Video | An advisor makes all the difference

This is part of a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and four-year institutions....

STEM e-Update

NC STEM Center e-update: Applications open for NC STEM Policy Fellowship

Twice a month the NC STEM Center provides an e-update on what’s happening in STEM, and their latest edition is...

Community Colleges

Transforming transfer: Clearing pathways from 2-year to 4-year colleges

This is the second article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

Transfer

Taking the initiative and finding support: A college transfer story

This is the first article in a series on the transfer experiences of North Carolina’s students between community colleges and...

Principals

Scenes of hope: Walking the hallways with Principal Hopkins

When I arrived at Lakewood Elementary School, I gave principal James Hopkins a choice. We could film an interview first,...

Attainment

More skilled workers needed for the jobs of tomorrow: Announcing 5,000 new apprenticeships

Before he arrived at the Hunt Library on Centennial Campus at NC State to announce an investment in apprenticeships, United...

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How will we reach our attainment goal? This pilot project hopes to help.

One year ago, myFutureNC Commission announced a shared attainment goal for North Carolina — an aggressive call to action for...

Attainment

Perspective | Addressing future workforce needs … as easy as SCND?

With all of the things we are finding to disagree about in 2020, it’s good to remember that there is...

K-12

Perspective | ‘The Age of Anxiety’ — Podcast covers teen mental health in Chatham County

As part of an ongoing collaborative effort, The Chatham News + Record and Our Chatham have produced “The Age of...

Attainment

Perspective | myFutureNC: Localizing the goal

Peter Hans, president of the North Carolina Community College System, and Jeni Corn, director of strategic initiatives at myFutureNC, spoke...

Mebane Foundation

Perspective | Davie County preschool teachers share ideas and support through community PLC group

Stephanie Nelson, Davie County’s preschool collaborative teacher, asked teachers these questions during February’s community preschool professional learning community (PLC) meeting...

Opportunity Culture

Perspective | Can I really keep at this? What kept one great teacher in the classroom

Opportunity Culture kept me from leaving the classroom. When our first child was born, my wife and I discussed our...

Friday with Ferrel

Perspective | How voices, budgets, and public opinion shape issues in election years

“For too long, countless American children have been trapped in failing government schools,” said President Donald Trump in his State...