education

Education
11:00 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Proposed Cuts Concern Triad Schools

Anthony Freeman, a teacher assistant at E.P. Elementary School in Greensboro, helps students with an exercise in phonics on Tuesday, June 3, 2014.
Credit WFDD photo by Paul Garber

Kindergarten teacher Yen Gates is leading her class in a lesson on building sentences. In a small corner of her class, Anthony Freeman is using a board game to teach phonics to a small group of three students.

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Pay Raise
5:23 am
Thu May 15, 2014

N.C. Teachers Lean On Lawmakers for More Education Changes

On May 14, hundreds of teachers and educators gathered in Raleigh to make their case to legislators.
Ronda Gordon

Educators statewide are making a big push to "school" politicians about changes they say are needed.

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Education
8:34 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Elon Completes Restoration of Two-Room Schoolhouse

Restoration crews work on the Cable School building in this photo from November, 2013.
Credit Elon University

A Pre-Confederate schoolhouse is about to open to a new generation of educators.

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MCCRORY in GSO
10:53 am
Thu March 6, 2014

Growing North Carolina's Economy via Data, Not Political Positions

Governor Pat McCrory delivered opening remarks at the North Carolina Chamber's 72nd Annual Meeting, Wednesday, March 5.
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

Governor Pat McCrory says solid data will be the foundation of the state's long-term economic plan.

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Education
3:38 pm
Mon February 17, 2014

School System Considers Summertime Four-Day Workweek

Beverly Emory, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Superintendent
Credit Courtesy of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Year-long employees of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools could be shifting to a four-day workweek over the summer.

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