Category: Raleigh

School choice is social justice

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By Dr. Terry Stoops Raleigh, NC – Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to interact with undergraduate and doctoral students at the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Education. My charge was to address the intersection of education policy and advocacy.…

Five new NC DMV laws take effect July 1

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Raleigh, NC – Beginning Friday, July 1, five new motor vehicle provisions will become North Carolina law. The new provisions, passed by the N.C. General Assembly, affect either vehicles or drivers in the state. They include: House Bill 148 requires registered…

Bad Bill of the Week: Raiding school choice funds

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by Brian Balfour Raleigh, NC – North Carolina families are hungry for school choice. To wit: the state’s Opportunity Scholarship Program has had more than 15,000 eligible applicants since its inception just two years ago. But only about 5,000 total…

NC State’s Annabelle Myers receives CoSIDA 25-year award

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by Pete Moore, Syracuse University Director of Athletic Communications Raleigh, NC – Awards and other types of recognition are nice but one of the highest compliments an athletics communications professional can receive comes when an individual has poured so much…