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Critics say pay claims in NC budget not accurate
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Wed, 07/30/2014 - 4:56pm.

video The new state budget plan leaves teachers asking questions. Republican leaders said yesterday the proposal will give educators their largest pay hike in state history, but some teachers may not see the change.

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NC judge weighs order blocking teacher tenure law
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/12/2014 - 3:51pm.

Public school teachers are asking for quick action from a North Carolina judge to block a law taking effect this summer that eliminates more than 40 years of job protections in favor of employment contracts.

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NC judge allows lawsuits on private school grants
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 2:02pm.

videoA North Carolina judge is keeping alive a challenge to a new law that would let taxpayer money go for tuition at private or religious schools.

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NC leaders pledge more pay for new teachers; veteran teachers left waiting
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 5:45pm.

videoFor months north carolina teachers have been wearing Red for Ed. Today the governor and other top leaders promised more green for new teachers. The goal is to keep good young teachers in the classroom, but one local educator says the raise does not fix the problem with veteran teacher pay.

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NC group urges teachers to reject contract offers
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:59pm.

A group representing North Carolina teachers plan to increase efforts this week to fight a state law that phases out more than 40 years of job protections in favor of employment contracts.

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School board attorney: No ban on 'Red for Ed'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 6:48pm.

videoApparently New Hanover County teachers can still wear "Red for Ed" shirts at school. That's a reversal from less than two weeks ago when teachers were informed they could wear red, but could not wear the message "Red for Ed," which the school board said was a political statement not allowed under district policy.

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NC teachers' group getting behind school "walk in"
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:44pm.

Public school teachers previously talking about a walkout next month to protest education policies by the North Carolina legislature are now urging solidarity behind what they call a more positive job action.

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Angry educators protest budget at NC capitol
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 7:33am.

North Carolina public school teachers took a beating from this year's General Assembly session. Now their labor organization is planning a protest to show their unhappiness.

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Pender Co. principal named best in state
Submitted by IE on Wed, 04/03/2013 - 3:12pm.

videoSouth Topsail Elementary's principal is getting statewide recognition. AnnaMaria Romero-Lehrer is the North Carolina Association of Educators' Principal of the Year.

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NC judge voids teacher paycheck law targeting NCAE
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 01/03/2013 - 10:38pm.

A North Carolina judge says Republican-backed legislation aimed at cutting off the revenue stream of a Democrat-friendly teachers association violates the constitution and can't be enforced.

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