NC’s explosive charter school demand outgrowing original method of funding

According to recent conversations by members of the N.C. State Board of Education and Department of Public Instruction, the state’s explosive charter school growth is becoming an issue for how the state funds those schools.

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Half of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights pen letter to U.S. AG over targeting of parents

Four of the eight members of the U.S Commission on Civil Rights have sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland over his recent memorandum targeting parents protesting their school boards.

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Union County teacher charged with disseminating obscenities to minors

A Union County Public Schools teacher has been charged with multiple counts of disseminating obscene material to students.

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Former Tyrell County teacher arrested, extradited to W. VA on obscene materials charges

A former Tyrell County Public Schools teacher has been arrested in North Carolina on charges related to sharing obscene materials with underage female students at a school he taught at located in West Virginia.

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Guilford County Schools assistant football coach arrested on indecent liberties charge

A now-former Guilford County Public Schools assistant football coach was arrested this week on indecent liberty charges involving a student.

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Report: Charter schools saw massive enrollment gains during pandemic

A report by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (NAPCS) shows large gains in the percentage of students enrolling in charter schools during the 2020-2021 school year.

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