As a young teacher in an all-Black segregated school in NC, when Willa Johnson taught her students how to register to vote she was summoned to the principal’s office and summarily fired.
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President Obama signs the Every Student Succeeds Act into law in White House ceremony attended by educators from across the country.
Voting rights advocates have their eyes set on North Carolina as the bellwether for how far states will go in erecting new barriers to voting.
U.S. House subcommittee, forced to shuffle diminished education dollars, made cuts that will hurt vulnerable students.
Omar Currie knew how to curb bullying in his classroom, but didn’t know he’d end up under attack.
Education activists need to be ready to spot red flags that spell trouble for public education
NC Board of Education urged to think twice about doing business with K-12
These candidates’ proposals and track records stand out for how frighteningly harmful they would be to students of all ages, teachers and public schools.
Tillis’ leadership has resulted in regressive education policies that hurt students, educators, and public schools.
“The General Assembly fails the children of North Carolina when they are sent with public taxpayer money to private schools that have no legal obligation to teach them anything.”