North Carolina Teaching Fellows http://wunc.org en Two Teacher Training Programs, One Spot In The Budget http://wunc.org/post/two-teacher-training-programs-one-spot-budget <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Back in the </span>1980s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, North Carolina had a serious teacher problem. There were shortages in much of the state, but the bigger problem wasn’t how many teachers, but who they were.</span></p><p>“We had a real need to raise the scholastic profile of candidates for teaching and also to increase the numbers of males and minorities in teaching,” remembers Jo Ann Norris, President and Executive Director of the Public School Forum of North Carolina.</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 08:57:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 17017 at http://wunc.org Two Teacher Training Programs, One Spot In The Budget Elon Will Continue Teaching Fellows Program http://wunc.org/post/elon-will-continue-teaching-fellows-program <p>A successful teaching recruitment program is ending after 25 years. The North Carolina Teaching Fellows program provided scholarships to the best and brightest prospective teachers.</p> Fri, 15 Jul 2011 09:45:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 8467 at http://wunc.org