Gov. Pat McCrory sends teachers and students back to school message.
5 days 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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3 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.
Teacher of the Week:  Carla Simon
8 months 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.
Teacher of the Week:  Yvonne Sacewicz
9 months ago
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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.
Teacher of the Week:  Sarah Pearce
10 months ago
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Teacher of the Week: Sarah Pearce

Sarah Pearce has an artist's heart and an educator's mind and she puts both to use at Coddington Elementary School as an English Language Arts Teacher. This weeks Teacher of the Week loves her students and teaches them to have a lifetime love of the written word.
Teacher of the Week:  Benji Horrell
11 months ago
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Teacher of the Week: Benji Horrell

Benji Horrell, our Teacher of the Week, brings sweet music to the halls of Hoggard High School. With a performer's heart and an educator's head, Mr. Horrell is an inspiration to both past and present students. The Choral Director says performing, not teaching, is his favorite thing because that's when everyone is singing at one time and that means there are sometimes as many as 150 singers on stage.
Forest promotes NC ‘I Support Teachers’ plate
11 months ago
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Forest promotes NC ‘I Support Teachers’ plate

Lt. Gov. Dan Forest says the public can help boost North Carolina public school teacher compensation in the long run by requesting a specialty license plate authorized by the General Assembly this year.
Combination classes helping Pender Co. teacher shortage
1 year ago
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Combination classes helping Pender Co. teacher shortage

Multi-age classrooms are a new experience for some students and parents, but even though it's new to them it's nothing new to the school system. Pender county school South Topsail Elementary surprised one mom at open house telling her, her daughter would be with first and second graders in the same classroom.
Brunswick County dealing with ‘mass exodus’ of teachers
1 year ago
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Brunswick County dealing with ‘mass exodus’ of teachers

Brunswick County dealing with 'mass exodus' of teachers. Reps say they are in no rush to fill open positions.
NC Senate send House bargain on teacher assistants
1 year ago
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NC Senate send House bargain on teacher assistants

The North Carolina Senate has offered solutions to end the General Assembly's three-month work session and fix a problem so more teacher assistants stay employed this fall. The House must decide whether to go along.