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Kenosha News
Central, Wilmot ACT scores drop a bitstates that funded ACT testing for all 11th-graders in 2015 as part of statewid
Central, Wilmot ACT scores drop a bit
Kenosha News / Posted yesterday
states that funded ACT testing for all 11th-graders in 2015 as part of statewide assessments, according to the state Department of Public Instruction. The average composite score for Central dropped from 23.2 in 2015 to 20.9 in 2016. At... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
UNC-system happenings Aug. 26, 2016Sept. 2015. She has also served as the founding dean of the UNC-P School of Edu
UNC-system happenings Aug. 26, 2016
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 2 days ago
Sept. 2015. She has also served as the founding dean of the UNC-P School of Education, associate superintendent at the N.C. Department of Public Instruction and chairperson of the State Advisory Council on Indian Education. Locklear was the first... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover's J.C. Roe Center opens doors to suspended students MondayAfrican-American; 44.5 percent were black boys. White students made up 23.1 per
New Hanover's J.C. Roe Center opens doors to suspended students Monday
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
African-American; 44.5 percent were black boys. White students made up 23.1 percent of short-term suspended students. N.C. Department of Public Instruction statistics show that even as the number of suspended NHCS students varies year to year,... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Assembly Democrats on the state of public education in Wisconsinthe opposite way." There are 35 referendums set to be on the November 8th ball
Assembly Democrats on the state of public education in Wisconsin
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 5 days ago
the opposite way." There are 35 referendums set to be on the November 8th ballot in Wisconsin, according to the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Democrats like Representative Barca are concerned that less investment in education,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
EDITORIAL, Aug. 21: Give teachers all the tools they needtheir pennies by cleaning the classrooms one less day per week. Since 2008, th
EDITORIAL, Aug. 21: Give teachers all the tools they need
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
their pennies by cleaning the classrooms one less day per week. Since 2008, the legislature has cut funding for the State Department of Public Instruction by some $19 million. Some fat was probably trimmed in the process, but state educators... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Funding formula helps improve per pupil spending in Onslow Countyand how much it spends for each child’s education. According to the latest num
Funding formula helps improve per pupil spending in Onslow County
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
and how much it spends for each child’s education. According to the latest numbers available from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, total per pupil spending for Onslow County Schools was $8,135 for the 2014-2015 school... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
There's still a chance for Stillwell's buildingas a board did not feel that we wanted to put the amount of money in that (Stil
There's still a chance for Stillwell's building
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 7 days ago
as a board did not feel that we wanted to put the amount of money in that (Stillwell) building to bring it up to DPI (N.C. Department of Public Instruction) standards," and wanted "to provide our students with a new, up-to-date high... Read more
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Minot Daily News
New grade scale at Minot Highthe district will still send out high school transcripts based on a 4.0 scale t
New grade scale at Minot High
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
the district will still send out high school transcripts based on a 4.0 scale to colleges and universities, as well as the Department of Public Instruction, that request them. The Minot Public School Board endorsed the weighted grading scale at... Read more
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The Hindu
SSLC examination: norms relaxed for schoolsIn what may come as relief to some high school students and private school mana
SSLC examination: norms relaxed for schools
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
In what may come as relief to some high school students and private school managements, the Department of Public Instruction has relaxed the criteria that mandates a minimum requirement of 25 students in class ten if a school has to be registered to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham Democrats criticize state education spendingclassroom. Since 1970, the public schools’ share of the General Fund has decre
Durham Democrats criticize state education spending
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
classroom. Since 1970, the public schools’ share of the General Fund has decreased by 13.7 percent, according to the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. Woodard said DPI estimates that the state will spend $30 per student on classroom supplies... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
School systems reject 'charter-like flexibility'to make changes to their academic calendar, and to the policies they use to rec
School systems reject 'charter-like flexibility'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
to make changes to their academic calendar, and to the policies they use to recruit and retain teachers. The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction reviews all applications before recommending approval by the state board, said Nancy... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
School systems reject ‘charter-like flexibility’to make changes to their academic calendar, and to the policies they use to rec
School systems reject ‘charter-like flexibility’
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 10 days ago
to make changes to their academic calendar, and to the policies they use to recruit and retain teachers. The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction reviews all applications before recommending approval by the state board, said Nancy... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Suit against Antigo schools dismissedto Owen. At some point a public hearing would have to be held and the idea wou
Suit against Antigo schools dismissed
The Shawano Leader / Posted 15 days ago
to Owen. At some point a public hearing would have to be held and the idea would have to get the blessing of the state Department of Public Instruction. Owen said the school district has been “bucking to get a new school” for about 10 years,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Markley memo: school placement hurts black, low-income studentsthe authenticity of the memo; he said it was confidential because it included t
Markley memo: school placement hurts black, low-income students
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
the authenticity of the memo; he said it was confidential because it included test results not yet released by the Department of Public Instruction (DPI). School board member Lisa Estep confirmed members had received it. Among his key... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC cuts to funding for supplies a back-to-school buzzkillstates like South Carolina and Virginia this weekend to take advantage of the s
NC cuts to funding for supplies a back-to-school buzzkill
The News & Observer / Posted 17 days ago
states like South Carolina and Virginia this weekend to take advantage of the sales tax holiday savings! According to the Department of Public Instruction, North Carolina spent $59 per student on instructional supplies before the Great Recession... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Report recommends closing of three schools in Bladen Co.The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction on Monday delivered a 110-p
Report recommends closing of three schools in Bladen Co.
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction on Monday delivered a 110-page report to the Bladen County Board of Education that recommends the closure of three schools. Bladen County Schools Superintendent Dr. Robert Taylor requested NCDPI... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Seat belts now on buses at 2 elementary schoolsthe state right now. Seat belt use is being backed by both the National Highway
Seat belts now on buses at 2 elementary schools
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 19 days ago
the state right now. Seat belt use is being backed by both the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. The six buses were already set to be replaced with state dollars, Bryant said. The state... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
North Dakota officials say schools need to evaluate testingthan required under federal and state law, adding new and better tests without
North Dakota officials say schools need to evaluate testing
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 21 days ago
than required under federal and state law, adding new and better tests without doing away with old ones. The North Dakota Department of Public Instruction would like to cut back on the amount of standardized tests that districts are administering... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
N. Brunswick teacher hosted by Castle Branch2016 Teachers@Work program. Teachers@Work is a joint initiative between the NC
N. Brunswick teacher hosted by Castle Branch
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 24 days ago
2016 Teachers@Work program. Teachers@Work is a joint initiative between the NC Business Committee for Education and the NC Department of Public Instruction. Its goal is to help teachers create curriculum and develop student skill sets that will... Read more

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