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February 17, 2014, No comments

The new North Carolina Department of Public Instruction report cards indicate high teacher turnover at several Asheville City and Buncombe County schools, an indication of how the data might be useful to parents and caregivers throughout Western North Carolina.

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Few ‘deferred action’ immigrant students attending WNC schools

February 10, 2014, No comments

The NC Attorney General's Office recently released a memo stating that 'deferred action' students in NC must pay out-of-state tuition to go to school. ...

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New funding formula means less money for some WNC community colleges

October 16, 2013, No comments

Community colleges in Western North Carolina are getting used to the new funding reality — increase enrollment or expect fewer dollars from Raleigh.

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Small WNC colleges work to increase enrollment, revenue

September 17, 2013, No comments

In the wake of Brevard College being put on probation by its accrediting association, the question arises: How financially sound are the private colle ...