education http://wfdd.org en Growing North Carolina's Economy via Data, Not Political Positions http://wfdd.org/post/growing-north-carolinas-economy-data-not-political-positions <p>Governor Pat McCrory says solid data will be the foundation of the state's long-term economic plan. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:53:38 +0000 Kathryn Mobley 9990 at http://wfdd.org Growing North Carolina's Economy via Data, Not Political Positions School System Considers Summertime Four-Day Workweek http://wfdd.org/post/school-system-considers-summertime-four-day-workweek <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Year-long employees of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools could be shifting to a four-day workweek over the summer. </span></p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 20:38:00 +0000 Paul.Garber 9716 at http://wfdd.org School System Considers Summertime Four-Day Workweek Currently Enrolled NC Teachers Will Get Master's Pay Under Revised Plan http://wfdd.org/post/currently-enrolled-nc-teachers-will-get-masters-pay-under-revised-plan <p></p><p>Last year the North Carolina General Assembly voted to end supplemental pay for teachers who earn master’s degrees. Even teachers who were at the time enrolled in Master’s programs would not get the ten percent supplement for their advanced degrees.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:35:00 +0000 Paul.Garber 9678 at http://wfdd.org Currently Enrolled NC Teachers Will Get Master's Pay Under Revised Plan McCrory Announces Increase in Starting Pay for Teachers http://wfdd.org/post/mccrory-announces-increase-starting-pay-teachers <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">North Carolina </span>Gov<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Pat </span>McCrory<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> returned&nbsp;Monday&nbsp;to Jamestown’s Ragsdale High School – his alma mater - to announce an increase in pay for new teachers. </span></p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:57:42 +0000 Paul.Garber 9644 at http://wfdd.org McCrory Announces Increase in Starting Pay for Teachers North Carolina Teachers Sue the State Over School Vouchers http://wfdd.org/post/north-carolina-teachers-sue-state-over-school-vouchers <p>An advocacy group representing North Carolina teachers is suing the state.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 09:27:52 +0000 Kathryn Mobley 8718 at http://wfdd.org North Carolina Teachers Sue the State Over School Vouchers