Education
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Former teacher jailed for indecent liberties with student
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 11/30/2012 - 6:05pm.

videoSchool is supposed to be the one place parents know their child is safe, but for the second time in two weeks a teacher with ties to New Hanover County Schools has been accused of inappropriate behavior with a student.

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Teacher of the Week: Vanessa Bishop at Codington Elementary
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 11/27/2012 - 6:39pm.

video Tonight's Teacher of the Week prides herself on building really strong relationships with her students and their families. And it's easy to see why. Good Morning Carolina anchor Ashley Jacobs takes us inside her classroom.

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New Hanover Co. school board approves pay increase for themselves
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 11/20/2012 - 11:16pm.

video The pockets of New Hanover County School Board members got a little bit deeper Tuesday night. The board approved raises for every member.

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Teacher of the Week: Karen Babson
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/20/2012 - 7:11pm.

Any day we get to reward our teachers is a great day at WWAY. Today, we ventured out to South Brunswick High School to surprise Karen Babson with a check for Teacher's Aid. She's this week's Teacher of the Week.

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Auditors: End advance word for community colleges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/20/2012 - 3:21pm.

North Carolina's top auditor says the country's third-largest community college system should stop tipping off campus administrators weeks before a record check is coming.

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Police investigate fight at Hoggard High
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 4:29pm.

video Wilmington Police are investigating a fight at Hoggard High School Friday. Investigators say one student was allegedly held while another student hit him repeatedly.

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Report: Hoggard teacher arrested for allegedly kissing student
Submitted by Matt Ray on Thu, 11/15/2012 - 11:59pm.

video New Hanover County Sheriff's detectives arrested Michael Dale Supak, 37, around 2 a.m. Investigators say the charge stems from an incident that took place last month on campus. According to an incident report, Supak is accused of "Sex Acts/Kissed Victim" and that the attack was forcible.

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ONLY ON 3: Student thinks leap frog record will teach important lesson
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 11/15/2012 - 4:26pm.

video Leap Frog is a simple game, and you probably played it as a kid. Now an Ashley High School student is playing this game to break a world record and teach a valuable lesson in the process.

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Brunswick Co. leaders get classroom lesson for perspective
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 3:40pm.

video Brunswick County leaders went back to school to shadow teachers for a day in the classroom. The day was designed to give officials hands-on experience with tomorrow's leaders, as well as provide insight into the challenges that both teachers and students face on a daily basis at school.

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GOP worried about NC pre-K expansion finances
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 11/13/2012 - 3:31pm.

Republican legislative leaders are upset with how outgoing Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue's administration is spending money to expand pre-kindergarten for thousands of additional children through next summer.

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