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_

#NCED Updates: NCAE hides membership again, a Renewal School District Explainer, General Assembly updates & more

This installment of NCED updates covers the NCAE hiding their membership numbers again, legislative updates and renewal school district explainer video. Also included are a few national headlines and a Quiet Epidemic update. Continue reading

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Guilford County Teacher charged with rape of student; held on $2.5M bond

A Guilford County Public Schools high teacher has been arrested on charges that he raped a student. Continue reading

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Durham teacher charged with attempting to kill husband with a knife

A Durham Public School System teacher has been arrested after allegedly attempting to kill her husband with a knife. Continue reading

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Elizabeth Warren called out by #SchoolChoice Parents at Rally

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was called out for her attacks on charter schools and her anti-school choice stance by a group of minority moms and dads at a recent campaign stop. Continue reading

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Cleveland County special education teacher charged with indecent liberties

A special education teacher in the Cleveland County public school system has been arrested and charged with taking indecent liberties with a student. Continue reading

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#WCPSS Updates: The BIMAS-2 pricetag for experimenting on our kids

This week’s WCPSS updates will cover one topic, the BIMAS-2. Also included are a few related headlines and the arrest of an assistant principal.  Continue reading

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#NCED Updates: Per Pupil Spending, Whiplash and Higher Ed news

This installment of NC Ed updates includes the lastest per-pupil spending figures in North Carolina as well as the whiplash induced by Tom Campbell’s education articles and some higher Ed news and general headlines.  Continue reading

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