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NOTE :: "Celebrate N.C. Schools" feature stories contained on this site are for historical purposes only. While each story was accurate on the date it was published, it may be outdated when viewed.

Below are some innovative programs in North Carolina school and districts that have made local, state and national headlines. To see your program featured here, contact Sara Clark.

Feb 2014 Students visit with Olympian (Greenville Daily Reflector)
Feb 2014 Assistant principal at NC school preaches esteem (AP)
Feb 2014 Cummins initiative to teach engineering skills to local students (Rocky Mount Telegram)
Feb 2014 Stokes County high schoolers studying Dan River coal ash spill (My Fox 8)
Feb 2014 Greene students to get early start on college career (Kinston Free Press)
Feb 2014 Dare County schools moving toward digital learning (Outer Banks Voice)
Jan 2014 Technology Boosts Summer Reading, Improves Literacy Skills
Jan 2014 Wake County schools moving to digital textbooks (Raleigh News & Observer)
Jan 2014 Something Fishy Going On in NC Classrooms (Public News Service)
Jan 2014 Successful magnet programs show potential (Winston-Salem Journal)
Jan 2014 Adams Elementary in Cary kicks off reading challenge (Cary News)
Jan 2014 RCCC adds new fire safety program at South Rowan (WBTV)
Jan 2014 Local teens receive a different kind of training (Charlotte Weekly)
Jan 2014 First students graduate from Fire Fighter Academy (Hendersonville Times-News)
Jan 2014 WNC Has Opportunity to STEM the Tide of Slow Economy (Public News Service)
Jan 2014 Community Spotlight: Bertie County Schools featured in new documentary (WNCT)
Jan 2014 STEM Early College Experiment Successfully Launched into Space (Guilford County Schools)
Jan 2014 Efficiency wins cash for schools (Rocky Mount Telegram)
Jan 2014 Knightdale High introduces new public safety academy (Eastern Wake News)
Jan 2014 Robotics challenge student skills (Greenville Daily Reflector)
Jan 2014 Program helps prevent serious teen driver crashes (WRAL-TV)
Jan 2014 Greensboro student's love of books spurs giveaway (Greensboro News & Record)