Author Archives: A.P. Dillon

About A.P. Dillon

A.P. Dillon is a freelance journalist and is currently writing at The North State Journal. She resides in the Triangle area of North Carolina. Find her on Twitter: @APDillon_

Where was the emergency plan for school continuity?

North Carolinians are asking, what was the emergency plan for school continuity? 
The answer is: You are. Continue reading

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Links to help parents during NC school closures

With the statewide closure of schools in North Carolina, parents have been hitting my inbox at a steady rate asking for resources, and informational links and help to keep their kids on target.

I’ve created a list of links to help. Continue reading

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Additional counts including statutory rape added to Winston-Salem teacher charges

Additional counts have been added to a Winston-Salem Forsyth County Public Schools (WSFS) teacher who was recently arrested and charged with sex crimes involving a student. Continue reading

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Substitute at Albemarle Middle School arrested for mass threat of violence

A substitute teacher at an Stanly County Public middle school was arrest this week and charged with making threats of mass violence against the school. Continue reading

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#WCPSS Updates: Coronavirus Edition

Welcome to the Coronavirus edition of WCPSS Updates. Wash your hands before reading. Continue reading

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#NCED Updates: Coronavirus Edition – UPDATES

This installment of NCED Updates covers Coronavirus news impacting schools nationally and at the state level. Various NC education and national headlines are also included. Continue reading

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Guilford County schools teacher arrested for sex acts with a student

A Guilford County Public Schools teaching assistant was arrested Thursday, March 12 on suspicion of performing sex acts with a juvenile student in 2019. Continue reading

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