Education

Jul 3, 2017

Maureen Joy Charter School: Finding Success Through a Community of Support

Maureen Joy Charter School in Durham is one of the oldest charter schools in North Carolina. The organization has sustained due to the collaborative work of its teachers, staff, board, families and, of course, the hard work of their students.

Jul 3, 2017

Leveraging One’s Platform for Good

A good leader allows others to take ownership over the things around them. Just as he does on the field, Rashad Jennings integrates this belief into the work of the Rashad Jennings Foundation, with programs focus on literacy, mentorship, health and fitness for elementary through high school students.

Jul 3, 2017

5 Lessons in Values Based Innovation

Despite challenges facing many higher education institutions, Green Mountain College has demonstrated the ability to innovate and strengthen its reputation and financial footings. Here are some of the lessons they’ve learned along the way.

Jul 3, 2017

Supporting Members’ Quality Improvement Efforts

Central to the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships’ work is making sure provides proper support for its members of secondary educators. The organization does so through continual adaptation while promoting quality practices among its members and its own work.

Jul 3, 2017

Exploris School: Success Through Community-led Learning

Please enjoy this feature from our archives published May 2015. By bringing the community into the school, Exploris Elementary is able to provide expanded learning opportunities for students and strengthen the bond between school and community.

May 4, 2015

Success Through Community-led Learning

By bringing the community into the school, Exploris Elementary is able to provide expanded learning opportunities for students and strengthen the bond between school and community.

May 4, 2015

Using Adventure to Promote Literacy

Through the Youth Exploration Society and Travels with Gannon & Wyatt, Keith Hemstreet and Patti Wheeler encourage young people to read and write with confidence, while teaching valuable lessons about world geography, cultures and the environment.

May 4, 2015

WakeEd Partnership’s Path Forward: Refreshing a 30-year-old Brand

WakeED Partnership’s recent branding exercise has helped refocus their sense of mission so that they can better serve the students of the Wake County Public School System.

May 4, 2015

Educating Children to be Citizens of the World

Citizens of the World Charter Schools believes that to understand why we educate children, educators must understand what an excellent education requires.

May 4, 2015

North Carolina Youth Use Local Practices to Make Global Impact

WomenNC, a nonprofit aimed at youth led advocacy, encourages college students to think locally to act globally at the annual United Nations Commission the Status of Women.