Fayetteville Local Business
9 hrs ago | via Switched
National Public Radio did a recent story looking at why teachers stay on the job despite the inherent difficulties and relatively low pay. It cited a 2012 survey of teachers, which found that 68 percent of teachers cited "supportive leadership" as "absolutely essential" to retaining good teachers, with another 29 percent saying it was "very important." Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via Sun Journal
On a website, ISIS, the extremist Sunni Islamic rebel group that has taken territory in Syria and Iraq, has called for the deaths of 100 American military personnel, providing their names, addresses and photos. Two of those listed are in North Carolina, one in Fayetteville - and one in New Bern. Comment?
Thursday Mar 19 | via The Robesonian
A former state senator, federal magistrate judge and president of an auto parts company are among the newest members of the University of North Carolina system's governing board. The state Senate elected eight people Wednesday to the 32-member UNC Board of Governors for four-year terms starting July 1. The House is expected to hold its similar biennial election Thursday. Comment?
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