We agree with our local educators and the readers who took last week’s online newspaper survey: While it’s simple and attention-grabbing to grade a school with an A, B, C, D or F, it does not tell
When Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Forest and his Democratic challenger, former state Rep.
Although the debate about education policy is robust, complicated and sometimes vitriolic, there is actually broad agreement about the bottom line: if our students were better prepared for college,
Seventeen-year-old Alma Russ is a schooled fiddle player and singer who combines modern sass with a traditional soulful sound.
If we want North Carolina to grow and develop robustly, we have to raise taxes and use the money to “invest” in education, Medicaid, infrastructure and other public services.