Displaying items by tag: teachers

Tuesday, 01 December 2020 11:35

North Carolina lowers the rate of teacher attrition

RALEIGH — Before the coronavirus pandemic shuttered schools, more teachers were staying in North Carolina’s classrooms.

Published in Local News

RALEIGH — All North Carolina teachers and their classes are invited to attend a free two-day online immersive experience for NC educators and their students focused on arts and the humanities. 

Published in Lifestyle
Wednesday, 04 November 2020 18:43

Pee Dee Electric celebrates 2020 Bright Ideas winners

WADESBORO — Pee Dee Electric was able to "socially distant" surprise educators who won 2020 Bright Ideas Grants.

Published in Lifestyle

PEMBROKE— The University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s undergraduate elementary teacher preparation program has been named among the top in the country by the National Council on Teacher Quality, a nonpartisan, not-for-profit research and policy organization, for strong training in classroom management strategies. 

Published in Local News
Wednesday, 23 September 2020 12:36

OPINION: District closings boost homeschooling

North Carolina is already the homeschooling capital of the United States. Now the attraction of this education option is soaring higher than ever — thanks not to the actions of its proponents but to the antics of its opponents.

Published in Opinion

WADESBORO — Time is running out for local K-12 teachers to apply for grants of up to $2,000 from Pee Dee Electric through the Bright Ideas Education Grant Program.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — Beginning today, the Richmond County Schools district will begin sharing COVID-19 case counts at our local schools with the general public. A running tally of cases involving students and staff members across the school system can be viewed at our website and on our RCS Facebook page. The online spreadsheet will be updated daily. 

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RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is expanding the Hope4Healers Helpline (919-226-2002) to serve North Carolina’s teachers, school personnel and their families. 

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RALEIGH — North Carolina’s largest teacher organization is suing to kill a program helping low-income families send their children to private schools.

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HAMLET — The Richmond County Board of Education on Thursday approved the hires of four more new teachers for the upcoming school year.

Published in Local News
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