Wake schools work to fight resegregation

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In the face of growing school resegregation caused by the explosion of charter schools and private school vouchers -- as well as the aftereffects of institutional policies such as redlining -- the Wake County school board is making a commitment to make school enrollments more racially and … Read More






Momentum grows for May 1 teacher walkout

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On Monday, both Kannapolis City Schools and Wilson County schools announced they were closing on May 1, raising the number of districts closing to at least 11 statewide. Momentum continues to build for the May 1 public education day of action in Raleigh when all North Carolina public … Read More



Arming teachers is still a terrible idea

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Last week, Republican senators Ralph Hise and Warren Daniel filed a bill that would boost the salaries of teachers who underwent specialized police training to carry firearms on campus. The same bill was filed last year and died in committee. However, Republicans are sa… Read More