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State Board of Ed urged to jettison firm hired as part of controversial Innovative School District scheme

By Greg Childress– NC POLICY WATCH  ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Greg Childress, Education Reporter, joined Policy Watch in December 2018 after nearly 30 years at The Herald-Sun of Durham, where he spent his last five years covering the Durham Public Schools, the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and Orange County Schools. Greg also covered city and county governments in Durham […]

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Parents, civil rights groups challenge town charter school districts

 By Greg Childress, NC POLICY WATCH  The plaintiffs, who filed the complaint in Wake County Superior Court against the State of North Carolina, House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate leader Phil Berger, contend the law “violates the state’s constitutional guarantees of a uniform system of free public education, and equal protection under the law.”Parents, civil rights […]