Category Archives: Not A Homeschool

Local High School Assault Makes The Smoking Gun. Oh Good.

In case you missed it, an East Wake High School student bit off a large part of another student’s earlobe during a fight on a Wake county school bus ride on March 4th.

The story was picked up by Hollywood tabloid, The Smoking Gun, calling Romero a “Tyson Wannabe Arrested on Chomping Charge”.

Oh good. Continue reading

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What They’re Saying About Education In NC – WE 12/18/15 – #NCED

A round up of education news from around the state of North Carolina and beyond.

Highlights: Student growth in Wake county, School choice booming in Wake schools, Common Core Commission’s final meeting, NCAE blows off the law, safety concerns in Wake schools.

REMINDER: Today is the NC Common Core Commission’s final meeting.
It is from 1-5 pm today on the 7th floor of the Department of Public Instruction building in Raleigh. The public is encouraged to attend. Continue reading

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What They’re Saying About Education in NC – WE 12/11/15 – #NCED

A quick round up of education related news in the state of North Carolina and beyond.

Highlights: Teacher pay stats, School choice narratives begin, Congress Passes ESSA to see what is in it, Not A homeschool updates, Higher Ed salaries revealed.

Also a BIG story -NCAE ‘refused’ to give info to NC State Auditor.

Reminders: FINAL Common Core Meeting is DECEMBER 18th.

ACTION: ACTION ALERT: CONTACT THE NC BOARD OF ED – #StopCommonCore

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What They’re Saying About Education In NC – WE 10/23/15 – #NCED

These are some of the education stories from around the state of North Carolina. The list is long this week. Common Core Commission Update: October NC Common Core Commission Meeting Highlights – #ASRC This Week’s Hot Take: Wake County Board of … Continue reading

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The First Rule About WCPSS Fight Club Is….

“Video showing a male student knocking out another on Apex High School’s campus is taking off on Twitter, less than 24 hours after the fight happened.”

Just what fresh Hell is this?? It’s like we’ve got a version of Fight Club going on right here in Wake County Public Schools.

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What They’re Saying About Education In NC – (10/9/15) #NCED

Some quick hits in education news from around the state of North Carolina.
WCPSS, School Scoring, Teacher Turnover and more… Continue reading

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#NotAHomeSchool: Leesville High Art Teacher Arrested For Harassing Phone Calls

A little birdie flew in and told me that one ‘Linda Stevens’ should be added to NC Plott Hound’s Not A Homeschool collection: Continue reading

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