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Some questioned Deborah Crowder's dedication to members of the Tar Heels' sports teams. Now, she is a central figure in the latest investigation of the UNC academic scandal.
North Carolina’s top education officials now say charter schools must publicly reveal salaries, reversing a March announcement that the independent public schools are exempt from that requirement.

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The Leon Levine, Wells Fargo and John M. Belk foundations are giving a collective $1 million to help students at Johnson C. Smith University with emergency scholarship expenses.

A years-long effort by state officials to help create standardized tests for South Carolina's public schools may become moot, leaving uncertain how students will be tested next spring.

Nichol, the outspoken law professor, has been asked to give university officials a heads-up before his opinion columns are published. The columns also now carry a disclaimer that he is speaking for himself.

Kendall Taylor approached her fifth-grade teacher about wanting to be a part of her brother’s reading and learning during class time. The result was a weekly “Reading Buddies” program.

The Observer sent questions to all candidates running for a seat this year on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education. Read their responses.

Listed in this database are the salaries (plus bonuses) of 18,858 employees.

Wake County Public Schools are under fire for high suspension rates for African American students...

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