Category: Education

Charter schools are here to stay, so deal with it

By Dr. Terry Stoops Raleigh, NC – According to a report (PDF) published by the NC Department of Public Instruction, 79,575, or 5.2 percent, of North Carolina’s public school students attend a charter school in North Carolina this year.  That…

Chatham County offers free Microsoft Word basics workshop

free word workshop

Pittsboro, NC -Learn how to use the popular text editing program, Microsoft Word.Topics covered in this workshop include: identifying key components and features of Microsoft Word 2013 typing and formatting text copying, pasting, cutting, and deleting text inserting images and clip…

Where do all the higher education savings go?

higher education costs

By Jenna A. Robinson Raleigh, NC – In 1876, Alexander Graham Bell was awarded the first U.S. patent for a telephone. The first long distance coast-to-coast telephone call was placed in 1915—exactly a century ago. Fast-forward 100 years. Phones, many…