Republican state Senator Stan Bingham is proposing legislation that would allow NC public schools to have trained safety marshals on school grounds.

The dropout rate for North Carolina saw a marked decrease last school year. 

Teacher compensation, higher graduation rates, and increased school technology were hot topics at a meeting of lawmakers and New Hanover County school officials Wednesday.

A mold-breaking education initiative in North Carolina is now a major step closer to taking home a piece of the federal recovery fund pie.