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Kids read to get ahead

According to Latresha Wilson, program manager of Bell READy at Grand Oak Elementary, about 160 children are participating in the five-week literacy program this Summer.

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Mr. Machado goes to Raleigh

For years now, Dave Machado has quietly run Lincoln Charter School, with two campuses, the Charlotte area's biggest charter school. He'll run the North Carolina Office of Charter Schools.

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Kids read to get ahead

According to Latresha Wilson, program manager of Bell READy at Grand Oak Elementary, about 160 children are participating in the five-week literacy program this Summer.
Video by John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Kids read to get ahead 1:09

Kids read to get ahead

Mr. Machado goes to Raleigh 2:06

Mr. Machado goes to Raleigh

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Thunderbird Preparatory Academy Tour

Ashley Park teacher Kelsey LaBar discusses adversity during her first year of teaching 2:20

Ashley Park teacher Kelsey LaBar discusses adversity during her first year of teaching