Casey White, a scholarship recipient, does some homework at Port City Java. Photo By: Alexa Block/WWAY
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New Hanover Co. Schools face teacher shortage challenge with scholarship fund

New Hanover County Schools are making a push to get students into the education field.
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5 months ago
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Deductions for North Carolina educators’ group at risk

North Carolina Association of Educators members could lose automatic deductions of dues from their public school paychecks because the group has failed to provide membership information to the state.
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5 months ago
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Teacher accused of washing out kid’s mouth with soap

A Guilford County Schools' teacher has resigned amid an investigation into whether she washed out a student's mouth with soap.
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6 months ago
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2015-2016 school year budget passed in Brunswick Co.

The Brunswick County School Board has finally approved its budget for the 2015-2016 school year.
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7 months ago
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Teacher turnover in North Carolina reaches 5-year high

A newly released North Carolina report says teacher turnover rose slightly during the last school year, with more teachers leaving to teach in other states, moving among North Carolina school districts or leaving the profession entirely.
House Speaker Tim Moore (left) and Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger (right) outline details of the state budget in Raleigh on Sept. 14, 2015 (Source: WTVD)
8 months ago
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Leaders release details of NC budget deal

House and Senate Republican leaders have released details about the budget plan they struck late last week and continue to hammer out.
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8 months ago
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Governor sends teachers back to school video message

Governor Pat McCrory sent a special video message to teachers and educators across North Carolina this weekend before the first day of school, thanking them for their hard work and pledging his continued support to improve teacher pay.
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11 months ago
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North Carolina teachers win tenure case in Court of Appeals

The North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled that lawmakers violated the Constitution in passing a law that would take away job protections for veteran teachers.
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1 year ago
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Teacher of the Week: Carla Simon

Carla Simon has only lived in the Cape Fear area for nine months, but she has already discovered a classroom of students that inspire her.
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Teacher of the Week: Yvonne Sacewicz

At Island Montessori Charter School Yvonne Sacewicz is one busy lady! With three grades in her classroom she finds herself doing multiple lesson plans for students so that they gain independence and remain curious and creative. Our Teacher of the Week believes her students are the world's peacemakers of the future.