Tag: NC Department of Public Instruction

What are NC teachers teaching? We have no idea

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By Dr. Terry Stoops Raleigh, NC – One of the most peculiar aspects of education in North Carolina is that we know the number of wireless access points per classroom but know very little about what’s taught inside of it. …

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…