Education

Dr. Vicky Snyder (Photo courtesy: Brunwick County Schools)
South Brunswick principal to accept new role with school district
The fight to save a Brunswick County principal's job is over, after she decided to move forward. Wed, 05/20/2015 - 3:52pm
drama club
Teacher of the Week: Alley Collins
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Hoggard High School Drama teacher Alley Collins knows that the lessons in her class take her students far from the stage. As she teaches the intracicies of life on the stage she also makes sure they are learning to be their own person and to live with their own convictions. A Read more... Wed, 05/20/2015 - 8:03am
Ashley High School
Survey says teacher conditions improving at Ashley
Working conditions at a New Hanover County high school appear to be improving, based on the results of a faculty survey. Mon, 05/18/2015 - 5:03pm
Juliet Smith missed her graduation from Guilford College in Greensboro when she went into labor. So the school brought graduation to her in the hospital. (Source: Guilford College)
Guilford student misses graduation when baby comes early
A student missed graduation at Guilford College last weekend. But Juliet Smith graduated anyway Saturday, when school officials brought a ceremony to the Greensboro hospital where she gave birth. Mon, 05/18/2015 - 10:07am
Busses parked outside Cedar Grove Middle School in Brunswick County
FIRST ON 3: Driver, monitor suspended after student left on school bus
A Brunswick County school bus driver and a bus monitor are on paid administrative leave as the school district investigates how an elementary school student was left on a bus Wednesday morning. Fri, 05/15/2015 - 4:35pm
"Fifty Shades of Grey" (By Chuck Zlotnick/Universal Pictures)
Forget pizza, students watch ’50 Shades’ as a reward
Part of the erotic movie "Fifty Shades of Grey" was shown in a West Virginia high school classroom this week after students convinced their teacher to let them watch it as a reward for good work. Fri, 05/15/2015 - 12:42pm
LandfallFoundation
Landfall Foundation grant helps CFCC students afford certification exams
A grant from the Landfall Foundation is helping some Cape Fear Community College students get a jump on their careers. Fri, 05/15/2015 - 10:37am
Tim Markley
Markley named Southeast Region Superintendent of the Year
New Hanover County Schools Superintendent Tim Markley has been named the 2015-2016 Southeast Regional Superintendent of the Year by the Southeast Region Superintendents' Education Alliance. Thu, 05/14/2015 - 3:53pm