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Inclusion, the placement of students with disabilities in regular classrooms instead of separate ones, is proving successful across the state. Bakers Elementary in Halifax County maintains a successful program.
Wake County teacher Sebastian Shipp is the state's 1996 winner of the Sallie Mae First Class Teacher of the Year Award. Established in 1984, the award honors first-year teachers.
Teachers wear many hats during their careers. Richard Moore, a teacher in Kannapolis, also represents Cabarrus County in the 90th District House seat in the General Assembly. At twenty-six, he is one of the state's youngest legislators.
Alternate schools provide a way to teach students who cannot function in a regular school setting. In 1997, there are 200 alternate schools in the state, including the Brunswick Learning Center in Southport.
No one and nothing was safe in eastern North Carolina from the devastating flood spawned by Hurricane Floyd in September 1999. Powell describes how school systems in the east dealt with the disaster and how school systems around the state and nation responded to the call for help.
Alternative schools provide a way to teach students who cannot function in a regular school setting. In 1997, there are 200 alternative schools in the state, including the Brunswick Learning Center in Southport.