Denise Watts (right), who supervises all the principals taking part in the Harvard program, talks with principals Angela Bozeman of Druid Hills Academy, Neodria Brown of Ranson Middle and Matt Bower of Hickory Grove Elementary (l-r).
Denise Watts (right), who supervises all the principals taking part in the Harvard program, talks with principals Angela Bozeman of Druid Hills Academy, Neodria Brown of Ranson Middle and Matt Bower of Hickory Grove Elementary (l-r). Ann Doss Helms ahelms@charlotteobserver.com
Denise Watts (right), who supervises all the principals taking part in the Harvard program, talks with principals Angela Bozeman of Druid Hills Academy, Neodria Brown of Ranson Middle and Matt Bower of Hickory Grove Elementary (l-r). Ann Doss Helms ahelms@charlotteobserver.com

Ann Doss Helms has covered education for the Observer since 2002, long enough to watch a generation of kids go from preK to college. She is a repeat winner of the North Carolina Press Association’s education reporting award.