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2014/04/16 19:15
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Instructors with the STARBASE education program have been at the school for the past week and a half conducting experiments and leading hands-on activities that bring the state's curriculum to life...
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2014/04/16 02:29
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Dropout rates at area schools fell last year – welcome news for students, parents and educators. But the dropout rates for Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools and Edgecombe County Public Schools remain...
2014/04/14 22:57
2014/04/14 22:57
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Newsome, a sixth-grader at the school, was throwing batting practice when he was struck in the head by a line drive. He was behind a protective screen, but had leaned slightly outside the net when the...
2014/04/14 18:40
2014/04/14 18:40
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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Wilmington community centers have seen a noticeable dip in funding during the last few years. These financial cuts have resulted in fewer hours of operation and the removal of...
2014/04/14 15:56
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The N.C. General Assembly mandated during the 2013 session that every public school must have a panic alarm system installed by July 2015. The new requirement was part of a larger proposal to beef up...
2014/04/14 14:59
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TRENTON — A former graduate of Jones Senior High School recently received the highest accolade in the state working at his alma mater. Chris Meadows, the principal of Jones Senior and a 1996 graduate...
2014/04/14 05:37
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Students can come to college without understanding of consent By Amy Tsai | Published 04/10/14 8:22pm Dr. Robert Pleasants is the interpersonal violence prevention coordinator for Student Wellness....
2014/04/12 05:47
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TRENTON — A former graduate of Jones Senior High School recently received the highest accolade in the state working at his alma mater. Chris Meadows, the principal of Jones Senior and a 1996 graduate...
2014/04/10 18:04
2014/04/10 18:04
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Senate Bill 286– holds low performing schools to higher standards in part by requiring charter and choice schools to begin using a student information system (SIS), or similar program, within five...
2014/04/10 16:51
2014/04/10 16:51
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Minnesota medical marijuana gets another hearingMinnesota medical marijuana gets another hearing Medical marijuana has not yet been snuffed out in Minnesota.More >> Medical marijuana has not yet...
2014/04/10 03:37
2014/04/10 03:37
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The board, in an 8-4 vote, agreed to expand the number of achievement levels, or grade categories, from four to five starting with this year's end-of-grade and end-of-course tests. The alteration...
2014/04/09 23:51
2014/04/09 23:51
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Wisconsin schools ready for Common Core testing as students in other states opt outPosted: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:34 PM EDTUpdated: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 7:04 PM EDT MADISON (WKOW) -- The...
2014/04/09 16:45
2014/04/09 16:45
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New testing results released Tuesday show that despite improvement, less than half of Wisconsin public school students are testing at proficient levels, contributing to the state’s wide achievement...
2014/04/08 18:54
2014/04/08 18:54
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Students attending private schools in Wisconsin using taxpayer subsidized vouchers did not score as well as their public school counterparts in reading or math. Test results released Tuesday by the...
2014/04/08 15:51
2014/04/08 15:51
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MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Reading and math scores for most Wisconsin public school students are up. But wide achievement gaps between white students and minorities persist. Test results released Tuesday...
2014/04/06 17:12
2014/04/06 17:12
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Protest after protest this year was held to highlight what activists believe are troubling figures coming out of the Wake County School System. They said suspension rates are too high, and that...
2014/04/05 16:56
2014/04/05 16:56
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Will N.C. extend film incentives? Raleigh | With a little more than a month before the N.C. General Assembly's short session starts, the discussion over the state's film tax incentive is more...
2014/04/05 02:56
2014/04/05 02:56
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Some have called for charter schools to tell taxpayers the individual salaries of school employees. But what purpose does knowing individuals' personal salaries serve? Should this information satisfy...
2014/04/05 02:29
2014/04/05 02:29
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RALEIGH — The numbers of teen driving deaths and injuries have fallen in North Carolina but moving violations are up since the General Assembly imposed new requirements on young drivers and their...
2014/04/04 05:34
2014/04/04 05:34
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Salisbury Post Reports of crime, violence up in Rowan schools; Kannapolis sees drop While reports of crime and violence continue to rise in Rowan-Salisbury schools, the number of incidents reported...
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