A Raleigh couple is giving North Carolina State University $3 million to start a program to help rural students get into the school.
Spotting the biggest Cavalier fan was easy this basketball season because he could be found at center court throwing the game ball to officials.
A split North Carolina State Board of Education agreed Thursday to change how students are labeled based on standardized test scores in a move that likely means more students will be considered proficient in skills and courses. It could also mean thousands of third-graders will avoid summer reading camps.
The superintendent of North Carolina schools is helping to launch a campaign to get books to elementary school students.
Two R-S Middle Students recently won awards in the 2013-14 Air Quality-IQ Education Contest.
Jasmine Dinh and Elizabeth Norris, both seventh-graders, won first place in the artistic category and Best in Show for their pop-up journal they submitted in the contest.
Chase High School students are campaigning to stop the usage of the word retard (ed) through the Spread the Word to End the Word campaign sponsored by Project Unify.
The heads of North Carolina's higher education systems have a message for Gov. Pat McCrory and legislative leaders — don't forget about us on educator pay.
The school year will be extended by one day and some school days will be extended by 30 minutes Superintendent Janet Mason announced during the Rutherford County Board of Education meeting Tuesday.
The state budget director has told the University of North Carolina that it needs to re-write its budget plan for the coming year.
An Iredell County middle-school employee is facing sex-related charges involving children, but authorities say the alleged crimes did not involve youths at the school where he works.
The prosecutor leading an investigation into fraud in an academic department at North Carolina says a retired administrator tied to the case won't face charges.
Renee Collins, director of secondary education, will talk to the Rutherford County Board of Education about upcoming ACT testing for juniors and ACT Blitz activities during its regular meeting tonight.
After 22 years with Rutherford County Schools, Genie McBride has retired from her position as preschool /Head Start director. Her last day at the Carver Center in Spindale was Friday.
Watauga County school officials say teachers can still have their students read the book "The House of Spirits."