A Happy Tale From a Common-Core Classroom
Enter the Common Core State Standards. How have they changed my classroom over the last two years?
Report: High School Dropouts Cost Economy Billions
High school dropouts are costing some $1.8 billion in lost tax revenue every year.
CMS Taps 48 to Lead Studies
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has named 25 community members and 23 employees to lead the task forces that will help Superintendent Heath Morrison and the school board chart the future of CMS.
Superintendent Heath Morrison: The Way Forward
Read Superintendent Dr. Heath Morrison’s plan for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.
Why College Grads Are Heading Back…To Community College
It may seem counter-intuitive but some graduates are choosing to pursue community college associate degrees, after their bachelor’s.
Teacher Turnover Up: 1 in 8 NC Teachers Left Jobs
Education Week October 4, 2012 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The rate of North Carolina teachers leaving their jobs increased slightly last year to nearly one out of eight working in the classroom. An annual report received by the state Board of Education on Thursday shows that nearly 12,000 of the nearly 100,,000 teachers employed in [...]