EDUCATION


2/5/2015 1:23am

Pat McCrory emphasizes education plan

Gov. Pat McCrory touted a sweeping agenda — including education proposals, job creation, revamping dirty buildings and protecting puppies — during his State of the State on Wednesday.


1/14/2015 12:14am

Education on state legislature’s new agenda

The N.C. General Assembly will return to Raleigh for the 2015 legislative session today, leaving policy analysts to speculate about the issues — including K-12 education, higher education, the state budget and Medicaid — that could predominate on lawmakers’ agenda.


11/20/2014 12:49am

Report says teacher education lacks rigor

The National Council on Teacher Quality recently released a report implying that teacher education programs are less rigorous than other fields of study — but some education deans are disputing the findings.