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Jun 29, 2015 More than Half a Million Books Collected During "Give Five – Read Five"
Jun 23, 2015 NC Students Begin 2015 Governor's School Session
Jun 12, 2015 NCDPI Releases North Carolina Charter School Performance Framework
Jun 4, 2015 NC Public School Students, Staff Earn 200,000 Microsoft Certifications
May 21, 2015 NC High School Students Receive National CTE Scholarships
May 1, 2015 Pitt County Principal Named Principal of the Year
Apr 23, 2015 NC "Green Ribbon" School Districts Receive National Recognition
Apr 7, 2015 Ashe County Teacher is Tops in Class; Keana Triplett Named 2015 NC Teacher of the Year
Apr 2, 2015 NC Receives all As for its Proficiency Standards for K-12 Reading and Math;
Education Next Journal Studied Rigor of State Standards against NAEP
Mar 16, 2015 North Carolina Launches Statewide Partnership with Hope Street Group
NC Teacher Voice Network to Connect NC Teachers to Education Policy
Mar 5, 2015 State Dropout Rate Continues Record Low Trend; Two Districts Report Zero Dropouts
Mar 5, 2015 Public School Crime and Violence, Suspensions and Corporal Punishment Down; Expulsions Hold Steady in 2013-14
Mar 2, 2015 NC Department of Public Instruction Joins With NC Businesses for Students@Work Week
Feb 16, 2015 Parents and Education Stakeholders Invited to Give Feedback on English Language Arts and Mathematics Standards
Feb 9, 2015 NC Schools Show Love for the Bus and Bus Drivers in February
Feb 5, 2015 Over Two-Thirds of North Carolina Public Schools Receive C or Better on School Performance Grades for 2013-14
Feb 3, 2015 Regional Wells Fargo Principals of the Year Named; Principals Now Compete for State Title
Feb 2, 2015 Public Hearings Scheduled to Receive Comment on Proposed Amendments to Policies for Governing Services for Children with Disabilities
Jan 29, 2015 Summer Nutrition Programs Help Meet Critical Need for Students
Jan 28, 2015 Two School Districts are Latest "Green Ribbon" Award Recipients
Jan 28, 2015 State Auditor Confirms NCDPI Concerns Regarding Kinston Academy Charter School
Jan 14, 2015 State Superintendent June Atkinson Applauds Local Superintendents’ Guide to Strengthening Public Schools
Jan 14, 2015 Regional NC Teachers of the Year Named; State Winner to be Named in April
Dec 9, 2014 NC Places Second in Newly Certified National Board Teachers; Continues to Lead Nation in Total Number of National Board Certified Teachers
Nov 18, 2014 STEM Schools Recognized for Achievements
Nov 17, 2014 State Superintendent June Atkinson Named President of Chief State School Officers
Nov 17, 2014 Global Education Spotlighted During International Education Week
Nov 5, 2014 Teacher Turnover Rate Decreases in 2013-14
Oct 21, 2014 2014-15 Title I Reward Schools Named
Oct 17, 2014 “Oscar of Teaching” Bestowed Upon Newton-Conover City Schools Educator
Oct 7, 2014 NC SAT Scores Show Improvement in 2014
Oct 3, 2014 12 Districts, 43 Schools Honored for High Graduation Rates in 2013-14
Oct 2, 2014 Nearly Eighty Percent of Third Graders Meet Reading Proficiency Standards
Sep 30, 2014 Five NC Public Schools Receive National Blue Ribbons
Sep 29, 2014 NCDPI Receives 40 Applications to Open Charters in 2016
Sep 4, 2014 2014 NC High School Graduation Rate Highest in State History
Sep 4, 2014 Student Academic Growth Increases in 2013-14
Aug 27, 2014 School Bus Safety Poster Contest Winners Named
Aug 21, 2014 School Bus Safety Spotlighted as New School Year Begins
Jul 22, 2014 USDA Policy for Free and Reduced Price Meals in the National School Lunch Program Announced