Posted: 05/31/2013 - North Carolina legislators say they want public schools to get "back to basics" by ensuring they teach cursive writing and rote multiplication in elementary school.
Posted: 05/30/2013 - Members of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors meet behind closed doors Thursday to discuss UNC System President Tom Ross's regular annual review.
Posted: 05/29/2013 - A committee in the state senate will debate a bill that requires school boards to ensure all of their students can create readable cursive documents by the end of fifth grade and can show they've memorized multiplication tables.
Posted: 05/24/2013 - Police have made eight arrests in connection with the backlog of cases found at Elizabeth City State University, a situation that led to the resignation of the school's chancellor and police chief.
Updated: 05/21/2013 - School officials said some parents in Onslow County were alerted to an inappropriate item brought to school by a student, then confiscated by administrators.
Posted: 05/23/2013 - Elizabeth City State University could face the loss of federal financial aid as well as nearly $4.4 million in fines for not reporting more than 120 crimes as required by law.
Updated: 05/10/2013 - An ECU Alert was sent to students early Friday morning that a student reported he was robbed after midnight.
Posted: 05/09/2013 - Thick fog in some areas in the east have prompted a school delay.
Posted: 05/07/2013 - A bill creating a separate approval and oversight board for taxpayer-funded charter schools in North Carolina has passed the state Senate.
Posted: 05/03/2013 - Customs officials are being ordered "effective immediately" to verify that every foreign student arriving in the U.S. has a valid student visa.
Posted: 05/01/2013 - May 1 marks 106 years since the university came into existence. The school will mark the milestone by honoring its best and brightest.