Wayne Carter is NBC 5's Education Reporter. His "Carter in the Classroom" reports highlight ways schools around North Texas are helping students achieve academic success.
Wayne launched "Brag About Your School" -- the campaign is an opportunity for students, teachers, and parents to showcase the unique things that make their school special. Wayne even hosts a live pep rally from the school.
Wayne believes strongly in being an advocate for students, parents, and schools. Carter in the Classroom gives parents and students a place to go for help if they’re having issues and need help finding solutions. Whether it’s a bus that’s routinely late or a question about “new math,” Wayne is here to help North Texans stay better connected with their child’s school and get answers to their concerns.
Wayne developed a reputation helping members of the community with his NBC 5 Responds reports, he now is helping families find ways to get their children to succeed.
Wayne brings more than 20 years of journalism experience to NBC 5. He’s anchored and reported the news at TV stations all across the country, specializing in consumer, investigative, and education coverage. He’s happy to have settled here in North Texas.
Chances are if you see him outside of work, he's with his family, Wayne often talks about about his elementary school aged daughters.
He’s hoping you will "Brag About Your School" click here to email CarterInClass@nbcuni.com and tell him why he should visit your classroom.