Let’s seize this disruptive moment in our schools to be a little more disruptive
If we have learned anything over the course of the past year, it is that work and school are not places.
By Dr. Ross Danis | March 30, 2021
CMS board votes to allow more in-person learning days for students
The decision comes as county health officials report a significant decline in the number of new Covid-19 cases.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 10, 2021
Local author and former ‘class clown’ writes about finding success without a four-year degree
Jamil Massey grew up poor on a farm not far from Charlotte. Late last year, he published a memoir espousing the benefits of trade jobs.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 5, 2021
Let students be the fact finders
A former teacher says students should be taught to think and value evidence.
By Dr. Ross Danis | February 25, 2021
The weight of student loans on Black and Latino borrowers
North Carolina mirrors the national trend with Black and Latino students borrowing at higher rates to offset college expenses.
By Gracyn Doctor, WFAE | February 2, 2021
Bennett College receives candidacy status from new accreditor
Among other privileges, students at the historically Black college for women can now access federal financial aid. Bennett College has until 2025 to complete the accreditation process.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 3, 2020
Partnerships increasing to diversify esports, bring gaming clubs to HBCU campuses
The CIAA and other gaming institutions are working together to change the lack of diversity within the billion-dollar esports and video game industry.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 1, 2020
JCSU awarded $100,000 grant to help remote learning
Students will receive laptops to help with virtual learning as the historically Black university remains close due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 4, 2020
K-5 returns to CMS schools Monday. Here’s what parents are saying.
Students return as eight students and 16 staff members have tested positive for Covid-19, CMS data shows.
By Jonathan Limehouse | October 30, 2020