Up to 60 percent of North Carolina third graders could be held back this year
by Sara Patterson | February 19, 2014
A N.C. parent tries to bring back an antiquated practice
by Charles Easley | February 13, 2014 | 22 comments
Jacob's Ladder joins Urban League to pair job seekers with gainful employment
by Sara Patterson | November 26, 2013
82 received zeroes.
by John Grooms | October 15, 2013
As opposed to Raleigh's Moral Mondays, arrests were a non-issue in Charlotte.
by Ryan Pitkin | August 20, 2013
About kids, teachers or education
by Erin Tracy-Blackwood | August 12, 2013 | 19 comments
Thanks to tax reform legislation that was signed into law last week.
by Kimberly Lawson | August 02, 2013
Gutsy teacher turned out to protest huge cuts to public education that have made our state the poster child for ass-backwardness.
by John Grooms | July 30, 2013 | 9 comments
Historically black school surprisingly international
by Emiene Wright | July 25, 2013
But it can be, starting with paid maternity leave
by Ailen Arreaza | July 18, 2013
The far right's shocking last-ditch attack in North Carolina
by John Grooms | July 03, 2013 | 10 comments
Governor education B.S. is just the beginning
by John Grooms | February 14, 2013 | 3 comments
Pricey and perhaps ineffective, but we have to start somewhere
by Erin Tracy-Blackwood | February 12, 2013 | 2 comments
A longtime Observer columnist reflects on the former UNC system president he knew
by Ed Williams | October 25, 2012
Thirty eight percent live in poverty, roughly the population of the state of West Virginia
by Megan Henshall | October 12, 2012 | 4 comments