A student works a problem during a math class at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014.
A student works a problem during a math class at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
A student works a problem during a math class at Athens Drive High School in Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

T. Keung Hui has covered K-12 education for the News & Observer since 1999, helping parents, students, school employees and the community understand the vital role education plays in North Carolina. His primary focus is Wake County, but he also covers statewide education issues.