Orange County Teacher Threatens to Shoot up Elementary and ‘Sex Room’ is Exposed in a Durham High School

A now-former Orange County Public Schools teacher has been arrested for making threats to ‘shoot up’ the elementary school she worked at. Meanwhile, the existence of an alleged ‘sex room’ was exposed at a Durham High School.

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#NCED Updates: Media Attacks Low-Income Student Scholarships, Wake County Still A Hot Mess and SAT ‘Adversity Scores’

NCED UPDATES LL1885In this edition of NC Education Updates: Charlotte Observer attacks low-income student scholarship fund changes, Wake County Public Schools is still a hot mess and what parents and students need to know about The College Board’s new “adversity scores.”

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Cooper Political Campaign Advisor Orchestrated Strach Ouster

Legislators who called Strach’s replacement “hand-picked” may have been correct after a recent media report linked Roy Cooper’s political strategist to the firing of Kim Strach.

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School Choice Advocate Hits WRAL Owners on Editorial Attacking Low-Income Scholarship

The following is from Mike Long, President of Parents for Educational Freedom in North Carolina, in response to the Capitol Broadcasting Company’s editorial, Private school vouchers to be even more open to corruption, waste.

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Orange County Teacher Facing Felony Child Exploitation Charges

A former Orange County Schools teacher is facing child pornography-related charges stemming from a mi-February tip sent to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

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