Since 2021, right-wing groups and extremist politicians have spearheaded efforts to intimidate educators on the national and statewide levels. According to a study by PEN America, more than 400 pieces of “educational intimidation” pieces of legislation have been introduced since 2021.
North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper recently announced that he is allocating $1 million in federal funding to bolster school bus driver training.
A Wayne County high school principal received swift backlash after posting a racist response to the UNC-Chapel Hill shooting on her personal Facebook page following the Aug. 28 fatal shooting in a campus lab, CBS 17 reported.
In recent weeks, New Hanover residents have come out to the NHC school board meetings to protest the banning of “Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You” from one high school’s curriculum.
Fatal Shooting on UNC’s Campus Serves as a Reminder to Students, Parents That Gun Violence is Now a Part of Everyday Life in America
On Aug. 28, UNC-Chapel Hill was the site of what has become all too common an occurrence in America – a school campus on lockdown and an active shooter on the loose.
Did you know it is a requirement in North Carolina for students to complete a financial literacy course to graduate from high school?
Back to school season in North Carolina is bringing forth many new challenges for educators, students, and parents. On top of shortages, school districts are
NC House Democrats And School Board Members Call On Republicans To Stop Delays And Pass A Budget To Support Education
North Carolina’s traditional calendar schools are now back in session and many don’t have enough teachers or bus drivers to properly operate, all because Republicans in the legislature can’t do their job and agree on a state budget, Democratic lawmakers and school board members have said.
Amid back to school season, states across the country are facing a severe shortage of teachers and bus drivers. According to a report by USA TODAY , all 50 states have seen at least “one instance of a major school bus driver shortage” so far this year.
As back to school season is in full swing, many school districts are having to navigate without a budget, impacting school staff and educators across the state.