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Education

Caught in the infodemic: NC school policies frustrated by scientific challenges

By Christian Green Carolina Public Press A month ago, North Carolina public schools were finalizing their reopening plans. It felt as if something might finally ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Shoutouts

Millbridge Elementary School August Good Citizens Kindergarten: Maverick Coughenour, Brandon Lopez, Emrie Alley, Bella Clark, Zoey Farmer and Savanna Livengood. First grade: Reese Brown, Cade Overcash, Jonathan ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:00 am

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State has slight decline in SAT scores

RALEIGH – Reflecting a similar trend nationally, the performance of North Carolina’s high school class of 2020 on the SAT college entrance exam slipped from ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:00 am

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RCCC logistics grads placed directly out of program

SALISBURY – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College recently graduated the first class from its new Certified Logistics Technician program, and students already have landed jobs with local ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 10, 2020 12:00 am

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Hood Seminary debuts new public education series

SALISBURY – Hood Theological Seminary has began a new community education initiative as an extension of its new Messinger and Williams Family Chair in Theology ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 10, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Livingstone campus opens with COVID-19 testing

SALISBURY – Livingstone College officially reopened its campus on Aug. 27, with staff members reporting to their offices for a virtual opening session followed by ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 3, 2020 12:00 am

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Concord Mayor appointed to RCCC Board of Trustees

SALISBURY – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has announced the appointment of Concord Mayor William C. “Bill” Dusch to the College’s Board of Trustees. Dusch will serve ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 3, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Sheeks joins board for Boys and Girls Homes

As a member of the North Carolina District West Civitan organization, Kim Sheeks, of Rockwell, would hear stories about Boys and Girls Homes of North ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 3, 2020 12:00 am

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RCCC Manufacturing Institute partner offers sustainable career training

SALISBURY – When Adam Foley was laid off after almost a decade of working in retail, he began looking for a more stable career and ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, September 3, 2020 12:00 am

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Elizabeth Miller Strickland donates $12 million to High Point University endowment

HIGH POINT — High Point University has received a $12 million gift from Elizabeth “Betty” Miller Strickland, the largest donation to the school’s endowment in ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:00 am

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Partners in learning goes virtual with annual ‘Just as I Am’ fundraiser

SALISBURY – Partners In Learning has lined up top talent, models with special needs and local sponsors for its Fourth Annual “Just As I Am” ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Sacred Heart Teachers awarded $10,000 for outdoor learning

SALISBURY – Two teachers at Sacred Heart Catholic School have been awarded grants to improve outdoor learning spaces at the school. The pair of grants, ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:00 am

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WGU North Carolina to grant online access scholarships

DURHAM – WGU North Carolina, an affiliate of national online nonprofit Western Governors University (WGU), has announced a new Online Access Scholarship program that will ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Shoutouts

James Seth Cauble, of Kannapolis, was named to the president’s list at Belmont Abbey College. Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:00 am

News

RCCC to host women’s suffrage event

SALISBURY – To mark the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and women’s constitutional right to vote, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will host a women’s suffrage ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:00 am

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Education briefs: Leaders reinforce need for face coverings

SALISBURY – As the Rowan County educational community prepares to welcome students for the fall semester, local colleges and Rowan-Salisbury Schools are committed to ensuring ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 20, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Shoutouts

Salisbury High School biology teacher Amber Lawson was awarded the National Association of Biology Teachers’ Outstanding Biology Teacher Award. The award recognizes an educator in ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Cooper directs $95.6 million for students affected by COVID-19

From EdNC.org RALEIGH — Gov.Roy Cooper directed $95.6 million in new funding to help support K-12 and postsecondary students most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:00 am

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RCCC named school on the rise

SALISBURY – Rowan-Cabarrus Community College has been honored as the first No.1  School on the Rise by the National Coalition of Certification Centers, recognizing the ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Study highlights need to improve food environments around NC’s HBCUs

DURHAM — Students at North Carolina’s 10 historically black colleges and universities face limited options for finding healthy food to buy at stores within a 5-mile ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 13, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Back to School: Calendars

Rowan-Salisbury Schools Calendar First day of classes: Aug. 17. Fall Break: Oct. 14 to 16. Labor Day: Sept. 7, no classes. Veterans Day: Nov. 11, ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Back to School: A message from RSS Superintendent Lynn Moody

By Dr. Lynn Moody Intentionality, patience, grace, kindness — these are all very powerful words that we carry with us into the beginning of the ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Back to School: Basic supplies needed

Kindergarten — second grade Pencils One block eraser One pack of crayons Three packs of loose-leaf paper Two glue sticks One pencil box or pouch ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

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Back to School: School bus safety

Rowan-Salisbury Schools lists the following safety tips for parents: Make sure you always drop off and pick up your child at the designated bus stop ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Back to School: New COVID-19 precautions will be in place across the district

Students are heading back into schools this year, and things will look different. Students will only be in schools two days a week, and there ... Read more

by Post Education, Thursday, August 6, 2020 12:00 am

Education

Education briefs

Ministers fellowship announces scholarship announces Treasure Feamster scholarships On July 11th, three graduating seniors were awarded $500.00 scholarships on behalf of the Treasure Feamster scholarships ... Read more

by Post Education, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 6:00 pm

Education

Education shoutouts

Emory and Henry College and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference are pleased to announce that 132 E&H student-athletes from the College’s 20 NCAA Division III ... Read more

by Post Education, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 6:00 pm

Education

NC wins federal grant to improve instruction during school disruptions

Staff reports WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the N.C. Department of Public Instruction a $17.6 million grant to develop innovative ... Read more

by Post Education, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 12:00 am

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