A new online tool from the University of North Carolina makes data on teacher preparation, recruitment, performance, and retention available to policymakers and the public.
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June 24, 2015
May 07, 2015
What are the policies that states need to have in place to support global education?
May 05, 2015
How can states create and implement an action plan to support education goals? Here are some recommendations based on the example of North Carolina.
May 01, 2015
The bill, modeled on language proposed by the American Legislative Exchange Council, also requires students to be taught about limited government power.
February 06, 2015
North Carolina approved two virtual charter schools as part a four-year pilot program.
February 04, 2015
The research studied the effects of Smart Start and More at Four, two programs aimed at improving the child care and preschool options for children who face social or economic challenges.
February 03, 2015
Investments in Smart Start and More at Four had a direct relationship to the number of 3rd graders identified as having a learning disability or an educable mental handicap.
December 18, 2014
The North Carolina Board of Education is required by the state legislature to approve to virtual charter schools this year to open in 2015 as part a four-year pilot program.
December 08, 2014
Teachers transitioning to the Common Core are all driving on a road that's dark except for the final destination. We have the added burden of building and modifying the car as we drive it, because there is no one curriculum to follow.
November 20, 2014
A North Carolina charter school for students with disabilities is struggling with the costs of educating those students and may soon close.