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State lawmaker says, "There's no value in" disclosing salaries with names
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/27/2014 - 8:30pm.

videoOne North Carolina lawmaker doesn't want names attached to charter school salaries in the public record. The North Carolina House approved legislation that would block charter school to do that. Rep. Charles Jeter (R-Mecklenburg) sponsored the amendment in the charter school bill.

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NC group resisting GOP changes to public schools
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 6:29am.

North Carolina groups that want to protect the funding for traditional public schools are trying to raise opposition to legislative proposals to expand private-school vouchers and charter schools.

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NC school board stands against paddling students
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/07/2013 - 11:27am.

North Carolina's state school board says it opposes using physical pain to enforce discipline, saying corporal punishment does more harm than good.

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Today's headlines from 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice'
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 7:48am.

video Big changes to some Pender County schools; an education lesson modeled after a popular game. Get the inside scoop on these stories and more.

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NC House leader: school year change short-lived
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 8:35am.

One of North Carolina's top legislative leaders says he thinks the General Assembly will overturn a new law that adds five days to the public school calendar without any extra money.

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NC schools will punish parents for kids' truancy
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 8:34am.

Halifax County parents who don't make an effort to get their kids to school could find themselves behind bars.

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ONLY ON 3: Grandmother says her grandson is the vicitim of racism
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 06/17/2011 - 12:40pm.

video Beverly Graham says her grandson Traquan is being targeted at the Clarkton School of Discovery in Bladen County not because of the quality of his actions, but rather the color of his skin.

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