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NC Teaching Fellows Program Announces Two New Partner Institutions
Feb 23, 2024

The North Carolina Teaching Fellows Commission has unanimously selected Appalachian State University and East Carolina University as new partner insti...

NC Teaching Fellows Program Announces Two New Partner Institutions
Feb 23, 2024

The North Carolina Teaching Fellows Commission has unanimously selected Appalachian State University and East Carolina University as new partner insti...

Nurturing Stem Passion From Classroom to University
Feb 2, 2024

In the world of education, Jerianne Taylor's journey stands as a testament to dedication, innovation, and advocacy. As a longtime Pitsco educator, we ...

Spears is regional principal of the year
Jan 24, 2024

Beckie Spears, in her fourth year as principal at Wilkesboro Elementary School, was recently named the Wells Fargo Northwest Region Principal of the Y...

NC Teacher of the Year Finalists Announced
Jan 24, 2024

Nine North Carolina educators have been named regional Teachers of the Year in recognition of their outstanding leadership and excellence in teaching....

Under the Sea: One N.C. educator’s month of deep sea exploration
Jan 24, 2024

Hunt – a former earth and environmental science and physical science teacher at Concord High School in Cabarrus County– spent the entire month of ...

Mountaineer Reader winners announced
Jan 16, 2024

Wilkes County students who were winners in this year’s Mountaineer Reader Program were recognized during the Dec. 4 Wilkes school board meeting.In t...

NCCAT 2024 Empower NC Beginning Teacher of the Year Finalists announced
Jan 16, 2024

Twenty-seven teachers from across North Carolina have been selected as finalists for the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching (NCCAT)...

FEATURED Mountain City Elementary names Teachers of the Year
Jan 16, 2024

Mountain City Elementary is pleased to announce its “Teachers of the Year” for the school year, 2024-2025.  Representing grades PreK-4th is M...

Burke County professor wins awards for class project, history education
Jan 16, 2024

Dr. Leslie McKesson, Morganton resident and adjunct instructor at Appalachian State University, was honored with two awards from the North Carolina So...