Education Matters – Race: Are We So Different?

Education Matters – Race: Are We So Different?

Topic – Race: Are We So Different? This week we have two segments focused on the issue of race. First is a preview of an exciting new exhibition opening this week at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh called Race: Are We So Different? The second...
Education Matters – Teaching Fellows 2.0

Education Matters – Teaching Fellows 2.0

Topic:  Teaching Fellows 2.0 A look at the proposal to re-establish a NC Teaching Fellows Program to recruit new teachers into our state’s classrooms. Guests include: Rep. Craig Horn (R-Union) Sen. Chad Barefoot (R-Franklin, Wake) Dr. Mary Ann Danowitz, Dean, NC...
Education Matters – Focus on School Funding

Education Matters – Focus on School Funding

Topic: Focus on School Funding This week we focus on two key issues in school funding. We talk to school leaders about impact of K-3 class size mandate and a search for a solution. We examine a new report that looks at overall school finance reform efforts for North...