The Onslow County Board of Education is expected to vote in a special meeting called Monday on a plan to send elementary school students back to fully in-person learning as early as October. School Board Chair Pam Thomas told WITN News she expects that vote to pass.
We’re now entering into the fourth week of virtual learning for many students in Eastern Carolina, and online learning has been hard for many families especially for those parents that have to go to work. One church is now stepping up to help fill that gap for families and is providing a learning space for kids.
There are dozens of courses that fall under the umbrella of Career and Technical Education courses with the Craven County School System, and while they cover a wide range of careers and topics they are all very hands on classes.
Children Eating Healthy on Weekends, or C.H.E.W., of Onslow County is kicking off the new school year . The program, overseen by United Way of Onslow County, provides meals to students while they’re not in school.
More than 15,000 school supplies and about $2,700 were donated to United Way of Onslow County during its annual Stuff the Bus campaign last weekend. This week, they were distributed to the students who need them.
Onslow County teachers are putting pressure on the school board to move back to fully-remote learning. Chairwoman Pam Thomas says they don't have a specific scenario that would happen for them to consider it.
The new school year is almost here, and the idea of setting up a classroom and curriculum can be overwhelming for a first time teacher who is also dealing with challenges from COVID-19, that’s where the Beginning Teachers’ Cottage comes in to play.
The start of the fall semester is just a few days away for students at Craven Community College. But before the first day of school, the college is reminding area high school students of a program that allows them to take college courses for free.
The new school year is almost here and for many kids that will mean starting the year in a very different manner. All of these changes can bring on stress and anxiety for kids, but school counselor’s say there are ways parents can help.
In just a few days staff will head back to schools to prepare for the upcoming virtual start to the new school year. But before they reach their classrooms they’ll have to go through some new guidelines that the School district put in place.
Due to continuing increases in the number of COVID-19 cases in its service region, Beaufort County Community College will move to an online, synchronous model for most of its courses for the Fall 2020 semester, which starts on August 17.